E-books: Risk Communication

  • Internal Crisis Communication: Crisis Awareness, Leadership and Coworkership book cover

    Internal Crisis Communication

    Crisis Awareness, Leadership and Coworkership, 1st Edition

    By Mats Heide, Charlotte Simonsson

    We live in a crisis society, with traditional media responding on a minute-by-minute basis on daily, seemingly inevitable, organizational crises. Whether crises have become more prevalent or we're simply more aware of them, they are now of great concern to organizations and crisis management and…

    eBook – 2019-06-06

  • New Media in Times of Crisis book cover

    New Media in Times of Crisis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Keri K. Stephens

    New Media in Times of Crisis provides an interdisciplinary look at research focused around how people organize during crises. Contributors examine the latest practices for communicating during crises, including evacuation practices, workplace safety challenges, crisis social media usage, and…

    eBook – 2019-05-02
    New Agendas in Communication Series

  • Rhetorical Work in Emergency Medical Services: Communicating in the Unpredictable Workplace book cover

    Rhetorical Work in Emergency Medical Services

    Communicating in the Unpredictable Workplace, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth L. Angeli

    Rhetorical Work in Emergency Medical Services: Communicating in the Unpredictable Workplace details how communicators harness the power of rhetoric to make decisions and communicate in unpredictable contexts. Grounded in a 16-month study in the emergency medical services (EMS) workplace, this text…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    ATTW Series in Technical and Professional Communication

  • Crisis Communication: Case Studies and Lessons Learned from International Disasters book cover

    Crisis Communication

    Case Studies and Lessons Learned from International Disasters, 1st Edition

    By Kjell Brataas

    Crisis Communication is an in-depth examination of recent tragedies and natural disasters that have occurred around the globe. The book covers three types of incidents: natural catastrophes, accidents and terror attacks. It focuses on the communication aspect of each incident and provides…

    eBook – 2018-01-29

  • Climate Change and Post-Political Communication: Media, Emotion and Environmental Advocacy book cover

    Climate Change and Post-Political Communication

    Media, Emotion and Environmental Advocacy, 1st Edition

    By Philip Hammond

    For many years, the objective of environmental campaigners was to push climate change on to the agenda of political leaders and to encourage media attention to the issue. By the first decade of the twenty-first century, it appeared that their efforts had been spectacularly successful. Yet just at…

    eBook – 2017-11-28
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

  • Risk Conundrums: Solving Unsolvable Problems book cover

    Risk Conundrums

    Solving Unsolvable Problems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roger E Kasperson

    A risk conundrum can be viewed as a risk that poses major issues in assessment, and whose management is not easily engaged. Such perplexing problems can either paralyze or badly delay risk analysis and directions for progression. Rather than simply focusing on the progress in risk analysis that has…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Health and Safety Communication: A Practical Guide Forward book cover

    Health and Safety Communication

    A Practical Guide Forward, 1st Edition

    By David S. Anderson, Richard E. Miller

    Health and Safety Communication: A Practical Guide Forward is an easy introduction to the principles and practice of health and safety communications, providing all you need to know to design and implement communications efforts on a wide range of health and safety topics and issues. Whether…

    eBook – 2016-12-08

  • Explaining Risk Analysis: Protecting health and the environment book cover

    Explaining Risk Analysis

    Protecting health and the environment, 1st Edition

    By Michael R Greenberg

    Risk analysis is not a narrowly defined set of applications. Rather, it is widely used to assess and manage a plethora of hazards that threaten dire implications. However, too few people actually understand what risk analysis can help us accomplish and, even among experts, knowledge is often…

    eBook – 2016-09-13
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Anthropology and Risk book cover

    Anthropology and Risk

    1st Edition

    By Asa Boholm

    Drawing on theory from anthropology, sociology, organisation studies and philosophy, this book addresses how the perception, communication and management of risk is shaped by culturally informed and socially embedded knowledge and experience. It provides an account of how interpretations of risk in…

    eBook – 2015-04-24
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Effective Risk Communication book cover

    Effective Risk Communication

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Arvai, Louie Rivers III

    There are two questions often asked of risk communication: what has been learned from past work, and what is needed to push the field forward? Drawing on the experience of leading risk researchers and practitioners, Effective Risk Communication focuses on answering these questions. The book draws…

    eBook – 2013-10-30
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • Health and Risk Communication: An Applied Linguistic Perspective book cover

    Health and Risk Communication

    An Applied Linguistic Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Rodney Jones

    Health and Risk Communication provides a critical and comprehensive overview of the core issues surrounding health and risk communication from the perspective of applied linguistics. It outlines the ways applied linguistics differs from other methods of understanding health and risk communication,…

    eBook – 2013-07-03

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