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The role of social science research in disaster preparedness and response

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science. Subcommittee on Research.

The role of social science research in disaster preparedness and response

hearing before the Subcommittee on Research, Committee on Science, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, November 10, 2005

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science. Subcommittee on Research.

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disaster relief -- Research -- United States,
  • Emergency management -- United States,
  • Risk communication -- Research -- United States,
  • Risk perception -- Research -- United States

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15598135M
    ISBN 10016075948X
    OCLC/WorldCa66905078

    University, Research, and Institutional Libraries -- The Role of Libraries and Archives in Disaster Preparedness, Response, and Research—reflect the intent of the ACURIL President, Ardis Hanson, University of South Florida, College of Behavioral and Community Sciences (USA) to inform librarians of best practices through the. Broadly, Progress in Disaster Science is a fully Open Access Journal focusing on integrating research and policy in disaster research, and publishes different types of Papers as follows, ensuring that the Journal appeals to a wide audience: A. Original Research Contributions (author submissions) on Disaster Risk Reduction; Response; Emergency.

    Bibliography about librarians' and libraries' roles in disaster preparedness, response, and recovery highlights the ways libraries support community efforts around hurricanes, tornadoes, wildfires, mass shootings, public health emergencies, etc. Compiled by Disaster Information Management Research Center, NLM, NIH. Disaster management is an increasingly important subject, as effective management of both natural and manmade disasters is essential to save lives and minimize casualties. This book discusses the best practice for vital elements of disaster medicine in both developed and developing countries, including planning and preparedness of hospitals, emergency medical .

    The month of June marks the beginning of hurricane season in the United States, 1 and is also recognized as PTSD Awareness Month by the National Center for PTSD. 2 Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), which is experienced by an estimated 8 million Americans in a given year, 3 can occur after exposure to a trauma or a life-threatening event—including a natural disaster. FEMA’s Individual and Community Preparedness Division (ICPD) supports the FEMA Mission by connecting individuals, organizations, and communities with research and tools to build and sustain capabilities to prepare for any disaster or emergency. The Division conducts research to better understand effective preparedness actions and ways to motivate the public to take .


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Today's hearing on The Role of Social Science Research in Disaster Preparedness and Response is one that we undertake even as we are beginning to understand the physical and emotional consequences of hurricanes Katrina and Rita.

From the terrorist attacks to the Asian tsunami, to hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and now, to the. Research Subcommittee of the U.S.

House of Representative’s Committee on Science “The Role of Social Science Research in Disaster Preparedness and Response” The Role of Vulnerability Science in Disaster Preparedness and Response By Susan L.

Cutter Carolina Distinguished Professor and Director, Hazards Research Lab. We focus on the role that community plays in the continuum of disaster preparedness, response and recovery, and we explore where community fits in conceptual frameworks concerning disaster decision-making. We offer an overview of models developed in the literature as well as insights drawn from research related to Hurricane Katrina.

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He is currently either principal investigator or a research team member for several projects and is on the Executive Board of the Southeastern Conference for Public Administration. Abstract. Science and technology (S&T) is the root of informed decision-making in disaster risk reduction (DRR).

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Most social network research on disaster preparedness and response emphasizes networks as independent variables rather than as outcomes themselves. Here, we evaluate the effect that Hurricane Ike had on the number and types of relationships people of Mexican origin enumerated on a social network questionnaire conducted prior to, during, and.

The committee’s goal in Chapters 3 and 4 is to document social science contributions under the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) to the development of knowledge about the five core topics of hazards and disaster research and their interactions (see Figure ).As an organizing tool, the conceptual model of societal response to disaster, also.

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The author adds new research and expands on areas only briefly developed in the first edition, which disseminated the original research findings from several disaster research studies completed by the author.

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