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The Resource Deadly indifference : the perfect (political) storm : Hurricane Katrina, the Bush White House, and beyond, Michael D. Brown and Ted Schwarz

Deadly indifference : the perfect (political) storm : Hurricane Katrina, the Bush White House, and beyond, Michael D. Brown and Ted Schwarz

Label
Deadly indifference : the perfect (political) storm : Hurricane Katrina, the Bush White House, and beyond
Title
Deadly indifference
Title remainder
the perfect (political) storm : Hurricane Katrina, the Bush White House, and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Michael D. Brown and Ted Schwarz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A book cowritten by a former undersecretary of Homeland Security explores how political maneuvering often impedes disaster prevention and recovery efforts and outlines possible disasters of the future, including those that are preventable and those that are not
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Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10015164
Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-
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Brown, Michael D.
Dewey number
976/.044
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1945-
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Schwarz, Ted
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True
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  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Brown, Michael D.
  • United States
  • Disaster relief
  • Disaster relief
  • Disaster relief
  • Emergency management
  • United States
  • Mass media
  • Apathy
Target audience
adult
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the perfect (political) storm : Hurricane Katrina, the Bush White House, and beyond
Label
Deadly indifference : the perfect (political) storm : Hurricane Katrina, the Bush White House, and beyond, Michael D. Brown and Ted Schwarz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Welcome to D.C. -- A little background -- They warned me there'd be storms like Katrina -- The city built underwater -- Hurricane Charley, our baptism under fire -- Disaster politics -- Anticipation becomes reality -- The aftermath begins -- The violence begins -- The media intrudes -- How media fuels indifference -- You live where? -- Afterword -- Appendix 1: Behind the scenes : what you didn't read, see, or hear -- Appendix 2
Control code
ocn471812414
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781589794856
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011004549
System control number
(OCoLC)471812414
Label
Deadly indifference : the perfect (political) storm : Hurricane Katrina, the Bush White House, and beyond, Michael D. Brown and Ted Schwarz
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Welcome to D.C. -- A little background -- They warned me there'd be storms like Katrina -- The city built underwater -- Hurricane Charley, our baptism under fire -- Disaster politics -- Anticipation becomes reality -- The aftermath begins -- The violence begins -- The media intrudes -- How media fuels indifference -- You live where? -- Afterword -- Appendix 1: Behind the scenes : what you didn't read, see, or hear -- Appendix 2
Control code
ocn471812414
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781589794856
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011004549
System control number
(OCoLC)471812414

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