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The Resource The sociology of Katrina : perspectives on a modern catastrophe, edited by David L. Brunsma, David Overfelt and J. Steven Picou

The sociology of Katrina : perspectives on a modern catastrophe, edited by David L. Brunsma, David Overfelt and J. Steven Picou

Label
The sociology of Katrina : perspectives on a modern catastrophe
Title
The sociology of Katrina
Title remainder
perspectives on a modern catastrophe
Statement of responsibility
edited by David L. Brunsma, David Overfelt and J. Steven Picou
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
303.48/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV636 2005.N4
LC item number
S63 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brunsma, David L
  • Overfelt, David
  • Picou, J. Steven
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Disasters
  • Hurricanes
  • Disaster relief
  • New Orleans (La.)
Label
The sociology of Katrina : perspectives on a modern catastrophe, edited by David L. Brunsma, David Overfelt and J. Steven Picou
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-268) 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
Introduction: Katrina as paradigm shift: reflections on disaster research in the twenty-first century / J. Steven Picou and Brent Marshall -- Finding and framing Katrina: the social construction of disaster / Russell R. Dynes and Havidán Rodriguez -- Disaster as war: militarism and the social construction of disaster in New Orleans / Kathleen Tierney and Christine Bevc -- Crime and hurricanes in New Orleans / Kelly Frailing and Dee Wood Harper -- Families and hurricane response: evacuation, separation, and the emotional toll of Hurricane Katrina / Timothy J. Haney, James R. Elliott, and Elizabeth Fussell -- Race, class, and capital amidst the Hurricane Katrina diaspora / John Barnshaw and Joseph Trainor -- Understanding community-based disaster response: Houston's religious congregations and Hurricane Katrina relief efforts / Emily Holcombe -- After the levees broke: reactions of college students to the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina / Kris Macomber, Sarah E. Rusche, and Delmar Wright -- Landscapes of disaster and place orientation in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina / DeMond Shondell Miller and Jason David Rivera -- A community study of disaster impacts and redevelopment issues facing East Biloxi, Mississippi / Anna M. Kleiner, John J. Green, and Albert Nylander III -- Rebuilding New Orleans neighborhoods after Hurricane Katrina: toward a theory of social structure and cultural creativity / George E. Capowich and Marcus M. Kondkar -- Hurricane Katrina and its impact on education / Ashraf M. Esmail, Lisa A. Eargle, Shyamal K. Das -- Health needs, health care, and Katrina / Nancy G. Kutner -- Reconstructing New Orleans after Katrina: the emergence of an immigrant labor market / Katharine M. Donato, Nicole Trujillo-Pagán, Carl L. Bankston III, and Audrey Singer -- Postscript: Considering Katrina / Lee Clarke
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 282 pages
Isbn
9780742559301
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007005905
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocm84838197
  • (OCoLC)84838197
Label
The sociology of Katrina : perspectives on a modern catastrophe, edited by David L. Brunsma, David Overfelt and J. Steven Picou
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-268) 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
Introduction: Katrina as paradigm shift: reflections on disaster research in the twenty-first century / J. Steven Picou and Brent Marshall -- Finding and framing Katrina: the social construction of disaster / Russell R. Dynes and Havidán Rodriguez -- Disaster as war: militarism and the social construction of disaster in New Orleans / Kathleen Tierney and Christine Bevc -- Crime and hurricanes in New Orleans / Kelly Frailing and Dee Wood Harper -- Families and hurricane response: evacuation, separation, and the emotional toll of Hurricane Katrina / Timothy J. Haney, James R. Elliott, and Elizabeth Fussell -- Race, class, and capital amidst the Hurricane Katrina diaspora / John Barnshaw and Joseph Trainor -- Understanding community-based disaster response: Houston's religious congregations and Hurricane Katrina relief efforts / Emily Holcombe -- After the levees broke: reactions of college students to the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina / Kris Macomber, Sarah E. Rusche, and Delmar Wright -- Landscapes of disaster and place orientation in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina / DeMond Shondell Miller and Jason David Rivera -- A community study of disaster impacts and redevelopment issues facing East Biloxi, Mississippi / Anna M. Kleiner, John J. Green, and Albert Nylander III -- Rebuilding New Orleans neighborhoods after Hurricane Katrina: toward a theory of social structure and cultural creativity / George E. Capowich and Marcus M. Kondkar -- Hurricane Katrina and its impact on education / Ashraf M. Esmail, Lisa A. Eargle, Shyamal K. Das -- Health needs, health care, and Katrina / Nancy G. Kutner -- Reconstructing New Orleans after Katrina: the emergence of an immigrant labor market / Katharine M. Donato, Nicole Trujillo-Pagán, Carl L. Bankston III, and Audrey Singer -- Postscript: Considering Katrina / Lee Clarke
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 282 pages
Isbn
9780742559301
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007005905
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocm84838197
  • (OCoLC)84838197

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