2 edition of Response to disaster found in the catalog.
Response to disaster
United States. Federal Reconstruction and Development Planning Commission for Alaska.
by Federal Reconstruction and Development Planning Commission for Alaska in Washington, DC
Written in English
|LC Classifications||HV600 1964 .A4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 84 p.|
|Number of Pages||84|
|LC Control Number||64062644|
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Response to Disaster combines the original research of author Henry W. Fischer with the literature used today to describe behavioral and organizational challenges. Today’s increasing frequency and intensity of disasters merit greater focus on the development of modalities for intervention and mitigation against the psychological impacts of disaster.
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