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The Resource Seeds of disaster, roots of response : how private action can reduce public vulnerability, edited by Philip E. Auerswald [and others]

Seeds of disaster, roots of response : how private action can reduce public vulnerability, edited by Philip E. Auerswald [and others]

Label
Seeds of disaster, roots of response : how private action can reduce public vulnerability
Title
Seeds of disaster, roots of response
Title remainder
how private action can reduce public vulnerability
Statement of responsibility
edited by Philip E. Auerswald [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Seeds of Disaster, Roots of Response describes the economic, organizational, and institutional actions required to improve the continuity and recovery of vital public services in event of disaster. This is the first book to describe the fundamental trade-offs between private efficiency and public vulnerability in an open society
Cataloging source
MT4IT
Dewey number
363.3480973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV551.2
LC item number
.S44 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Auerswald, Philip E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emergency management
  • Infrastructure (Economics)
  • Public-private sector cooperation
  • Crisis management
  • Risk management
  • Preparedness
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Crisis management
  • Emergency management
  • Preparedness
  • Public-private sector cooperation
  • Risk management
Label
Seeds of disaster, roots of response : how private action can reduce public vulnerability, edited by Philip E. Auerswald [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 507-530) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where private efficiency meets public vulnerability : the critical infrastructure challenge / Philip E. Auerswald [and others] -- A nation forewarned : vulnerability of critical infrastructure in the twenty-first century / Lewis M. Branscomb -- The brittle superpower / Stephen E. Flynn -- Critical infrastructure protection in the United States since 1993 / Brian Lopez -- Evolution of vulnerability assessment methods / Brian Lopez -- Managing for the unexpected : reliability and organizational resilience / Todd M. La Porte -- Notes toward a theory of the management of vulnerability / Robert A. Frosch -- Challenges of assuring high reliability when facing suicidal terrorism / Todd R. La Porte -- Managing for reliability in an age of terrorism / Paul R. Schulman and Emery Roe -- Organizational strategies for complex system resilience, reliability, and adaptation / Todd M. La Porte -- Complexity and interdependence : the unmanaged challenge / Philip E. Auerswald -- Managing reliability in electric power companies / Jack Feinstein -- Coordinated and uncoordinated crisis responses by the electric industry / Michael Kormos and Thomas Bowe -- Electricity : protecting essential services / Jay Apt, M. Granger Morgan, and Lester B. Lave -- A cyber threat to national security? / Sean P. Gorman -- Interdependent security in interconnected networks / Geoffrey Heal [and others] -- Insurance, the 14th critical sector / Erwann O. Michel-Kerjan -- National security and private-sector risk management for terrorism / Lloyd Dixon and Robert Reville -- Terrorism, insurance, and preparedness : connecting the dots / James W. Macdonald -- Looking beyond TRIA : a clinical examination of potential terrorism loss sharing / Howard Kunreuther and Erwann O. Michel-Kerjan -- Financing catastrophe risk with public and private (re)insurance resources / Franklin W. Nutter -- Private-public collaboration on a national and international scale / Lewis M. Branscomb and Erwann O. Michel-Kerjan -- Information sharing with the private sector : history, challenges, innovation, and prospects / Daniel B. Prieto, III -- Sharing the watch : public-private collaboration for infrastructure security / John D. Donahue and Richard J. Zeckhauser -- The paris initiative, "anthrax and beyond" : transnational collaboration among interdependent critical networks / Patrick Lagadec and Erwann O. Michel-Kerjan -- Leadership : who will act? Integrating public and private interests to make a safer world / Philip E. Auerswald [and others]
Control code
252529139
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 554 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610702787
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252529139
Label
Seeds of disaster, roots of response : how private action can reduce public vulnerability, edited by Philip E. Auerswald [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 507-530) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where private efficiency meets public vulnerability : the critical infrastructure challenge / Philip E. Auerswald [and others] -- A nation forewarned : vulnerability of critical infrastructure in the twenty-first century / Lewis M. Branscomb -- The brittle superpower / Stephen E. Flynn -- Critical infrastructure protection in the United States since 1993 / Brian Lopez -- Evolution of vulnerability assessment methods / Brian Lopez -- Managing for the unexpected : reliability and organizational resilience / Todd M. La Porte -- Notes toward a theory of the management of vulnerability / Robert A. Frosch -- Challenges of assuring high reliability when facing suicidal terrorism / Todd R. La Porte -- Managing for reliability in an age of terrorism / Paul R. Schulman and Emery Roe -- Organizational strategies for complex system resilience, reliability, and adaptation / Todd M. La Porte -- Complexity and interdependence : the unmanaged challenge / Philip E. Auerswald -- Managing reliability in electric power companies / Jack Feinstein -- Coordinated and uncoordinated crisis responses by the electric industry / Michael Kormos and Thomas Bowe -- Electricity : protecting essential services / Jay Apt, M. Granger Morgan, and Lester B. Lave -- A cyber threat to national security? / Sean P. Gorman -- Interdependent security in interconnected networks / Geoffrey Heal [and others] -- Insurance, the 14th critical sector / Erwann O. Michel-Kerjan -- National security and private-sector risk management for terrorism / Lloyd Dixon and Robert Reville -- Terrorism, insurance, and preparedness : connecting the dots / James W. Macdonald -- Looking beyond TRIA : a clinical examination of potential terrorism loss sharing / Howard Kunreuther and Erwann O. Michel-Kerjan -- Financing catastrophe risk with public and private (re)insurance resources / Franklin W. Nutter -- Private-public collaboration on a national and international scale / Lewis M. Branscomb and Erwann O. Michel-Kerjan -- Information sharing with the private sector : history, challenges, innovation, and prospects / Daniel B. Prieto, III -- Sharing the watch : public-private collaboration for infrastructure security / John D. Donahue and Richard J. Zeckhauser -- The paris initiative, "anthrax and beyond" : transnational collaboration among interdependent critical networks / Patrick Lagadec and Erwann O. Michel-Kerjan -- Leadership : who will act? Integrating public and private interests to make a safer world / Philip E. Auerswald [and others]
Control code
252529139
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 554 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610702787
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252529139

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