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Revet & Langumier (Eds.) (2015). Governing disasters: beyond risk culture

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Revet, S., & Langumier, J. (Eds.). (2015). Governing disasters: beyond risk culture. Springer.‏

Abstract:

Based on extensive ethnographic and historical research conducted in diverse field locations, this volume offers an acute analysis of how actors at local, national, and international levels govern disasters; it examines the political issues at stake that often go unaddressed and demonstrates that victims of disaster do not remain passive.

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