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  • Asylum Seekers, Sovereignty, and the Senses of the International

    A Politico-corporeal Struggle

    By Eeva Puumala

    The confrontation between asylum seeking and sovereignty has mainly focused on ways in which the movement and possibilities of refugees and migrants are limited. In this volume, instead of departing from the practices of governance and surveillance, Puumala begins with the moving body, its…

    Hardback – 2016-12-05 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • The Routledge Handbook of International Resilience

    Edited by David Chandler, Jon Coaffee

    Resilience is increasingly discussed as a key concept across many fields of international policy-making from sustainable development and climate change, insecurity, conflict and terrorism to urban and rural planning, international aid provision and the prevention of and responses to natural and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-17 
    Routledge

  • Exercise Design for Disaster Managers

    By Jeffrey R. Roth

    Exercises are problem solving tools - they bring people together and inspire "out of the box" thinking. To be efficient, excersises need a deliberate focus on a particular preparedness need or threat, a vision for what the outcome should be, and a plan detailing the structural components needed to…

    Paperback – 2016-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Environmental Radioactivity and Emergency Preparedness

    By Mats Isaksson, Christopher L. Raaf

    Radioactive sources such as nuclear power installations can pose a great threat to both humans and our environment. How do we measure, model and regulate such threats? Environmental Radioactivity and Emergency Preparedness addresses these topical questions and aims to plug the gap in the lack of…

    Hardback – 2016-10-11 
    CRC Press
    Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering

  • Psychological Disaster Management

    Challenges, Resilience, and Recovery

    Edited by Girish Bobby Kapur, Veronica Tucci

    Integrating scholarly articles from international experts and first-hand accounts, this compendium volume looks at the important issues from these perspectives: prevalence and challenges of psychological trauma after a disaster; psychological preparation of communities psychologically before a…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • International Disaster Health Care

    Preparedness, Response, Resource Management, and Education

    Edited by Girish Bobby Kapur, Amado Alejandro Baez

    International Disaster Health Care: Preparedness, Response, Resource Management, and Education provides a complete image of the needs, concerns, and insights that relate to disaster preparedness from an international health-care perspective. The United Nations has recognized the devastating…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Effective Communication During Disasters

    Making Use of Technology, Media, and Human Resources

    Edited by Girish Bobby Kapur, Sarah Bezek, Jonathan Dyal

    In today’s world, there are new opportunities for disaster communications through modern technology and social media. Social network applications such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram can connect friends, family, first responders, and those providing relief and assistance. However, social media…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Border Thinking on the Edges of the West

    Crossing Over the Hellespont

    By Andrew Davison

    Drawing on scholarly and life experience on, and over, the historically posited borders between "West" and "East," the work identifies, interrogates, and challenges a particular, enduring, violent inheritance – what it means to cross over a border – from the classical origins of Western political…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    Routledge
    Worlding Beyond the West

  • Globalization, Difference, and Human Security

    Edited by Mustapha Kamal Pasha

    Globalization, Difference, and Human Security seeks to advance critical human security studies by re-framing the concept of human security in terms of the thematic of difference. Drawing together a wide range of contributors, the volume is framed, among others, around the following key questions:…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Memory and Trauma in International Relations

    Theories, Cases and Debates

    Edited by Erica Resende, Dovile Budryte

    This work seeks to provide a comprehensive and accessible survey of the international dimension of trauma and memory and its manifestations in various cultural contexts. Drawing together contributions and case studies from scholars around the globe, the book explores the international political…

    Paperback – 2016-09-30 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Russia's Securitization of Chechnya

    How War Became Acceptable

    By Julie Wilhelmsen

    This book provides an in-depth analysis of how mobilization and legitimation for war are made possible, with a focus on Russia's conflict with Chechnya. Through which processes do leaders and their publics come to define and accept certain conflicts as difficult to engage in, and others as logical,…

    Hardback – 2016-09-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Terrorism Studies

  • Vulnerable Populations and Disaster

    Risk Reduction, Resilience, Management, and Recovery

    Edited by Girish Bobby Kapur, Amado Alejandro Baez, Gerard Job

    This new volume provides a nuanced look at vulnerable populations before, during, and after disasters. Vulnerable populations include the economically disadvantaged, racial and ethnic minorities, the uninsured, low-income children, the elderly, the homeless, children and young people, and those…

    Hardback – 2016-09-15 
    Apple Academic Press

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