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Minority citizens in disasters

by Ronald W. Perry

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Disasters -- United States -- Psychological aspects.,
    • Minorities -- United States -- Psychology.,
    • Minorities -- United States -- Attitudes.,
    • Disaster relief -- Government policy -- United States.,
    • Disaster relief -- United States -- Citizen participation.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRonald W. Perry, Alvin H. Mushkatel.
      ContributionsMushkatel, Alvin H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV555.U6 P473 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 205 p. ;
      Number of Pages205
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2539806M
      ISBN 100820308307
      LC Control Number85020820

      FFIEC Call Report Instruction Book Update (J ) FFIEC Consolidated Reports of Condition and Income Instruction Book (Most Recent Update J ) Financial Institution Letter (FIL): Consolidated Reports of Condition and Income for Second Quarter ; Supplemental Instructions: J pre‐disaster phase, culture largely shapes attitudes toward disasters and information‐ seeking behaviors of racial/ethnic minorities that may differ from the mainstream. Many minority communities, for example, prefer to rely on family, friends and social.

      disaster-flexible, to be able to respond to disasters that endanger the lives of residents and staff and damage property. While not all disasters may be anticipated, like an impending storm, studies do demonstrate that preparation, knowing how to respond when a disaster strikes, and being calm and flexible saves lives and reduces physical damage.   My book stops in the late s, but what I think has happened since then is that the model minority stereotype story has really shifted away from the original ideas of .

      For each book included on the list (now and in the future), we note how its themes relate to our work. We hope citizens will learn more about what we do and consider the many ways our work has impacted Americans’ lives during our year existence. BARTRAM: What are the criteria for adding items to the list? Can they be eBooks as well as print? Post-disaster effects in developing countries tend to be greater than in the U.S. (Norris et al., a), and within the U.S., adult members of ethnic minority groups are more negatively affected by disasters (Norris et al., a; Perilla, Norris & Lavizzo, ).


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