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The Resource Crisis management in a complex world, Dawn R. Gilpin and Priscilla J. Murphy

Crisis management in a complex world, Dawn R. Gilpin and Priscilla J. Murphy

Label
Crisis management in a complex world
Title
Crisis management in a complex world
Statement of responsibility
Dawn R. Gilpin and Priscilla J. Murphy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilpin, Dawn R
Dewey number
658.4/056
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD49
LC item number
.G55 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Murphy, Priscilla J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Crisis management
Label
Crisis management in a complex world, Dawn R. Gilpin and Priscilla J. Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-196) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : a paradigm shift in crisis management -- Case history : the spinach contamination crisis -- Crisis communication : the evolution of a field -- Theories of complexity -- Predictability and control in complex systems -- Case history : knowledge, uncertainty, and expertise--NASA -- The complexity of information and assimilation : knowledge and ignorance -- The complexity of understanding : constructive and deviant learning -- Sorting out the complex world : sensemaking and decision making -- Case history : nonlinear diffusion--China and food contamination -- Complexity, crisis and the expert organization : reconfiguring the dominant paradigm -- Expecting the unexpected : challenging precrisis assumptions -- Adapting to a complex world : challenging assumptions during a crisis -- Complex recovery : challenging assumptions after a crisis -- Conclusion : reframing crisis management in a complex world
Control code
173683637
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 210 pages
Isbn
9780195328721
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007040014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)173683637
Label
Crisis management in a complex world, Dawn R. Gilpin and Priscilla J. Murphy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-196) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : a paradigm shift in crisis management -- Case history : the spinach contamination crisis -- Crisis communication : the evolution of a field -- Theories of complexity -- Predictability and control in complex systems -- Case history : knowledge, uncertainty, and expertise--NASA -- The complexity of information and assimilation : knowledge and ignorance -- The complexity of understanding : constructive and deviant learning -- Sorting out the complex world : sensemaking and decision making -- Case history : nonlinear diffusion--China and food contamination -- Complexity, crisis and the expert organization : reconfiguring the dominant paradigm -- Expecting the unexpected : challenging precrisis assumptions -- Adapting to a complex world : challenging assumptions during a crisis -- Complex recovery : challenging assumptions after a crisis -- Conclusion : reframing crisis management in a complex world
Control code
173683637
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 210 pages
Isbn
9780195328721
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007040014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)173683637

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