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Measuring Disaster Preparedness

A Practical Guide to Indicator Development and Application

by Margaret R. O"Leary

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Published by iUniverse, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disasters & Disaster Relief,
  • Social Science / Disasters & Disaster Relief,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9433096M
    ISBN 100595768873
    ISBN 109780595768875
    OCLC/WorldCa62231973

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