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11 - Risk Communication in Disasters

Promoting Resilience

from Part IV - Special Topics

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  02 June 2017

Robert J. Ursano
Affiliation:
Uniformed Services University
Carol S. Fullerton
Affiliation:
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Maryland
Lars Weisaeth
Affiliation:
Universitetet i Oslo
Beverley Raphael
Affiliation:
Australian National University, Canberra
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