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Disasters and Emergency Preparedness

The common understanding of a “disaster” assumes that some spectacular event has occurred in a particular time and space. Such a perspective is limiting because some disasters, such as famines and epidemics, or creeping environmental disasters (e.g., desertification, water depletion ...

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