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The Resource The politics of disaster : Katrina, big government, and a new strategy for future crises, Marvin Olasky

The politics of disaster : Katrina, big government, and a new strategy for future crises, Marvin Olasky

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The politics of disaster : Katrina, big government, and a new strategy for future crises
Title
The politics of disaster
Title remainder
Katrina, big government, and a new strategy for future crises
Statement of responsibility
Marvin Olasky
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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174446
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DLC
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Olasky, Marvin N
Dewey number
363.34/560973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV555.U6
LC item number
O43 006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Disaster relief
  • Disaster relief
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Church charities
  • Church work with disaster victims
  • Church and social problems
  • Humanitarian assistance
Target audience
adult
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Katrina, big government, and a new strategy for future crises
Label
The politics of disaster : Katrina, big government, and a new strategy for future crises, Marvin Olasky
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Katrina's paperocracy -- What the press reported -- Déjà vu, 1950-2004 -- Rescue and relief -- Relief and recovery -- Recovery and religion -- Welfare for the rich and the poor -- Let's get real -- New roles for major players -- How government needs to change -- How the church needs to change -- One church's experience -- From tsunamis to malaria -- Religious entrepreneurs -- The need for civil society -- Earthquakes and nuclear terrorism -- Pandemic -- Beyond worry
Control code
ocm67392767
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 231 p.
Isbn
9780849901720
Lccn
2006012963
Other control number
9780849901720
System control number
(OCoLC)67392767
Label
The politics of disaster : Katrina, big government, and a new strategy for future crises, Marvin Olasky
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Katrina's paperocracy -- What the press reported -- Déjà vu, 1950-2004 -- Rescue and relief -- Relief and recovery -- Recovery and religion -- Welfare for the rich and the poor -- Let's get real -- New roles for major players -- How government needs to change -- How the church needs to change -- One church's experience -- From tsunamis to malaria -- Religious entrepreneurs -- The need for civil society -- Earthquakes and nuclear terrorism -- Pandemic -- Beyond worry
Control code
ocm67392767
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 231 p.
Isbn
9780849901720
Lccn
2006012963
Other control number
9780849901720
System control number
(OCoLC)67392767

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