Responding to Catastrophic Events

Consequence Management and Policies

  • Editors
  • Jeffrey¬†A.¬†Larsen

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Background

  3. Federal Response

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. Richard A. Love
      Pages 53-59
    3. Greg Moser, Garry Briese
      Pages 61-87
  4. Legal Issues, Communications, and Foreign Consequence Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 117-117
    2. George Haddow
      Pages 139-157
    3. Brian Lewis
      Pages 159-175
  5. Case Studies

  6. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 229-229
    2. Kerry M. Kartchner
      Pages 231-255
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 257-276

About this book


An introduction to the range of potential disaster scenarios, covering the issues and organizational relationships of importance to the student of consequence management. These include the roles, responsibilities, and coordination requirements of first responders, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Defense, and the military.


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