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The Resource Catastrophe & culture : the anthropology of disaster, edited by Susanna M. Hoffman and Anthony Oliver-Smith

Catastrophe & culture : the anthropology of disaster, edited by Susanna M. Hoffman and Anthony Oliver-Smith

Label
Catastrophe & culture : the anthropology of disaster
Title
Catastrophe & culture
Title remainder
the anthropology of disaster
Statement of responsibility
edited by Susanna M. Hoffman and Anthony Oliver-Smith
Title variation
Catastrophe and culture
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Oliver-Smith, Anthony
  • Hoffman, Susannah M
Series statement
School of American Research advanced seminar series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disasters
  • Disasters
  • Social structure
  • Ethnology
Label
Catastrophe & culture : the anthropology of disaster, edited by Susanna M. Hoffman and Anthony Oliver-Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-292) 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
  • Bounding uncertainty : the post-Chernobyl culture of radiation protection experts
  • Sharon Stephens
  • Monster and the mother : the symbolism of disaster
  • Susanna M. Hoffman
  • Popular media reframing of man-made disasters : a cautionary tale
  • Gregory V. Button
  • Punctuated entropy as culture-induced change : the case of the Exxon Valdez oil spill
  • Christopher L. Dyer
  • Modeling protracted drought, collateral natural disaster, and human responses in the Andes
  • Michael E. Moseley
  • Introduction: Why anthropologists should study disasters
  • Impact of and response to drought among Turkana pastoralists : implications for anthropological theory and hazards research
  • J. Terrence McCabe
  • Missing expertise, categorical politics, and chronic disasters : the case of Bhopal
  • S. Ravi Rajan
  • Anthony Oliver-Smith and Susanna M. Hoffman
  • Theorizing disasters : nature, power and culture
  • Anthony Oliver-Smith
  • Historical disaster research
  • Virginia Garcia-Acosta
  • Danger and the no-risk thesis
  • Robert Paine
Control code
48221439
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 312 pages
Isbn
9781930618145
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001054174
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Catastrophe & culture : the anthropology of disaster, edited by Susanna M. Hoffman and Anthony Oliver-Smith
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-292) 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
  • Bounding uncertainty : the post-Chernobyl culture of radiation protection experts
  • Sharon Stephens
  • Monster and the mother : the symbolism of disaster
  • Susanna M. Hoffman
  • Popular media reframing of man-made disasters : a cautionary tale
  • Gregory V. Button
  • Punctuated entropy as culture-induced change : the case of the Exxon Valdez oil spill
  • Christopher L. Dyer
  • Modeling protracted drought, collateral natural disaster, and human responses in the Andes
  • Michael E. Moseley
  • Introduction: Why anthropologists should study disasters
  • Impact of and response to drought among Turkana pastoralists : implications for anthropological theory and hazards research
  • J. Terrence McCabe
  • Missing expertise, categorical politics, and chronic disasters : the case of Bhopal
  • S. Ravi Rajan
  • Anthony Oliver-Smith and Susanna M. Hoffman
  • Theorizing disasters : nature, power and culture
  • Anthony Oliver-Smith
  • Historical disaster research
  • Virginia Garcia-Acosta
  • Danger and the no-risk thesis
  • Robert Paine
Control code
48221439
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 312 pages
Isbn
9781930618145
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001054174
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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