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Terrorism and disaster ; New threats, new ideas

Author: William R Freudenburg; Lee Ben Clarke
Publisher: Bingley : Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2009.
Series: Research in social problems and public policy, v. 11.
Edition/Format:   eBook : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The terror attacks of 9.11 signalled that people are increasingly put at risk of not only terrorism but natural and technological disasters as well. This volume brings together a set of papers, most of which are about the 9.11 attacks.
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Additional Physical Format: Print
Terrorism and disaster.
2003
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William R Freudenburg; Lee Ben Clarke
ISBN: 9781849502276 1849502277
OCLC Number: 939182445
Notes: ISSN 0196-1152.
Ebook. PDF.
Epublication rendering of: 9780762310432, 2003.
9.11 as disaster: on worst cases, terrorism, and catastrophe (L. Clarke). A civil defense against terror (O. Rodriguez). Empire of fear: imagined community and the September 11 attacks (A. Larabee). Disaster beliefs and institutional interests: recycling disaster myths in the aftermath of 9-11 (K. Tierney). The fox and the hedgehog: myopia about homeland vulnerability in US policies on terrorism (J.K. Mitchell). Terrorism as disaster: selected commonalities and long-term recovery for 9/11 survivors (B. Marshall et al.). Reconsidering convergence and converger legitimacy in response to the World Trade Center disaster (J. Kendra, T. Wachtendorf). Conceptualizing responses to extreme events: the problem of panic and failing gracefully (L. Clarke).
Description: 152 pages.
Details: PDF: Adobe PDF.
Contents: 9.11 as disaster: on worst cases, terrorism, and catastrophe (L. Clarke). A civil defense against terror (O. Rodriguez). Empire of fear: imagined community and the September 11 attacks (A. Larabee). Disaster beliefs and institutional interests: recycling disaster myths in the aftermath of 9-11 (K. Tierney). The fox and the hedgehog: myopia about homeland vulnerability in US policies on terrorism (J.K. Mitchell). Terrorism as disaster: selected commonalities and long-term recovery for 9/11 survivors (B. Marshall et al.). Reconsidering convergence and converger legitimacy in response to the World Trade Center disaster (J. Kendra, T. Wachtendorf). Conceptualizing responses to extreme events: the problem of panic and failing gracefully (L. Clarke).
Series Title: Research in social problems and public policy, v. 11.
Responsibility: William R. Freudenburg ; Edited by Lee Clarke.

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Since 9.11 scholars have been asking new questions about catastrophe and made important and interesting innovations in methods, concepts, and theories regarding disaster and terror. This volume  Read more...

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