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The politics of crisis management in China : the Sichuan Earthquake

Author: Shiu Hing Lo
Publisher: Lanham : Lexington Books, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book studies the Chinese government and military's rapid mobilization and coordination work in the aftermath of the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake. It is a comparative and historical analysis for  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shiu Hing Lo
ISBN: 9780739139523 0739139525
OCLC Number: 890011492
Description: xxiv, 135 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : crisis management and earthquake --
The critical 72 hours after the Sichuan earthquake --
The response of interest groups, citizens and Tibetan activists --
The role of the People's Liberation Army --
Post-earthquake reconstruction work and policy learning --
Crisis management in comparative perspective --
Conclusion --
Appendix 1: The PRC law on earthquake prevention and disaster management.
Responsibility: Sonny Shiu-Hing Lo.

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This book offers a systematic and well-textured case study with keen analytical insights in a comparative framework of the key dimensions of China's regime responses and crisis management efforts in Read more...

 
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