Learning from Catastrophe: Quick Response Research in the Wake of Hurricane Katrina
Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2006 - Crisis management in government - 456 pages
"Presents a peer-reviewed collection of quick response research conducted following Hurricane Katrina in 2005"--Provided by publisher.
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