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Lessons of disaster : policy change after catastrophic events / Thomas A. Birkland.

By: Birkland, Thomas A.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: American governance and public policy: Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, c2006Description: xviii, 216 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 158901121X (pbk. : alk. paper) ; 9781589011212 (pbk. : alk. paper); 1589011201 (hardcover : alk. paper); 9781589011205 (hardcover : alk. paper).Subject(s): Political planning -- United States | Policy sciences | Emergency management -- Government policy -- United States -- Case studies | Disaster relief -- Government policy -- United States -- Case studies | Natural disasters -- Government policy -- United States -- Case studies | Aeronautics -- Safety measures -- Government policy -- United States -- Case studiesDDC classification: 363.345610973 BIR Online resources: Table of contents only
Contents:
Theories and models of policy change and learning -- September 11, learning, and policy change -- Learning from aviation security disasters -- Learning from earthquakes and hurricanes -- Disaster, learning, and the possibility of change.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-207) and index.

1. Theories and models of policy change and learning -- 2. September 11, learning, and policy change -- 3. Learning from aviation security disasters -- 4. Learning from earthquakes and hurricanes -- 5. Disaster, learning, and the possibility of change.

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