Emergency Ethics Volume I
Emergency Policy Volume III
Emergency Research Ethics Volume IV
Emergency Law Volume II
Michael J. Selgelid, A.M. Viens
December 18, 2012
Emergencies are extreme events which threaten to cause massive disruption to society and negatively affect the physical and psychological well-being of its members. They raise important practical and theoretical questions about how we should treat each other in times of ’crisis’. The articles ...
Allan McConnell, Timothy Legrand
December 05, 2012
This volume of leading scholarly articles addresses the international dynamics of emergency policy and practice. In a world of increasing technological, economic and political interdependency, it is no longer feasible for states to ignore the pervasive influence of globalisation. The crises wrought...
January 17, 2013
The essays selected for this volume focus on issues that arise when attempting to design, review and undertake research involving human participants who are experiencing a private or public emergency. The main themes discussed by the essays are: the distinctive and significant ethical questions as ...
Tom D. Campbell
January 24, 2013
Dealing with emergencies has become a major feature of modern life. Natural disasters, terrorism, riots, famines, pandemics, financial crises and military conflicts dominate media coverage and present governments and international organizations with daunting challenges. This series brings together ...
Kent Roach, Saskia Hufnagel
December 21, 2012
The essays selected for this volume provide a comprehensive overview of the philosophical, ethical, historical, legal and practical issues in the diverse field of emergency law. The essays focus on terrorist attacks and natural disasters and highlight the roles of a vast variety of actors, such as ...