Disaster Communications in a Changing Media World

Written By George Haddow
Disaster Communications in a Changing Media World
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 14 December 2013
  • ISBN : 0124079253
  • Pages : 282 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Disaster Communications in a Changing Media World written by George Haddow which was release on 14 December 2013, this book published by Butterworth-Heinemann. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Communications are key to the success of disaster mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. Accurate information disseminated to the general public, to elected officials and community leaders, as well as to the media, reduces risk, saves lives and property, and speeds recovery. Disaster Communications in a Changing Media World, Second Edition, provides valuable information for navigating these priorities in the age of evolving media. The emergence of new media like the Internet, email, blogs, text messaging, cell phone photos, and the increasing influence of first informers are redefining the roles of government and media. The tools and rules of communications are evolving, and disaster communications must also evolve to accommodate these changes and exploit the opportunities they provide. Disaster Communications in a Changing Media World, Second Edition, illuminates the path to effective disaster communication, including the need for transparency, increased accessibility, trustworthiness and reliability, and partnerships with the media. Includes case studies from recent disasters including Hurricane Sandy, the 2011 tsunami in Japan, and the Boston Marathon bombings Demonstrates how to use blogs, text messages, and cell phone cameras, as well as government channels and traditional media, to communicate during a crisis Examines current social media programs conducted by FEMA, the American Red Cross, state and local emergency managers, and the private sector Updated information in each chapter, especially on how social media has emerged as a force in disaster communications

Disaster Communications in a Changing Media World

Disaster Communications in a Changing Media World
  • Author : George Haddow,Kim S Haddow
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2013-12-14
  • Total pages : 282
  • ISBN : 0124079253
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Summary : Communications are key to the success of disaster mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. Accurate information disseminated to the general public, to elected officials and community leaders, as well as to the media, reduces risk, saves lives and property, and speeds recovery. Disaster Communications in a Changing Media World, Second Edition, ...

Disaster Communications in a Changing Media World

Disaster Communications in a Changing Media World
  • Author : George D. Haddow,Kim S. Haddow
  • Publisher : Butterworth Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 259
  • ISBN : 0124079253
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Summary : Communications are key to the success of disaster mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. Accurate information disseminated to the general public, to elected officials and community leaders, as well as to the media, reduces risk, saves lives and property, and speeds recovery. Disaster Communications in a Changing Media World, Second Edition, ...

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  • Author : George Haddow,Jane Bullock,Damon P. Coppola
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2010-10-12
  • Total pages : 424
  • ISBN : 0124079253
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Summary : Introduction to Emergency Management, Fourth Edition, offers a practical guide to the discipline of emergency management. It focuses on the domestic emergency management system of the United States, highlighting the lessons and emerging trends that are applicable to emergency management systems in other parts of the world. The book begins ...

Introduction to Emergency Management

Introduction to Emergency Management
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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2013-09-23
  • Total pages : 440
  • ISBN : 0124079253
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  • Author : Staci M. Zavattaro,Thomas A. Bryer
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-03-10
  • Total pages : 230
  • ISBN : 0124079253
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Summary : Social media is playing a growing role within public administration, and with it, there is an increasing need to understand the connection between social media research and what actually takes place in government agencies. Most of the existing books on the topic are scholarly in nature, often leaving out the ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-05-16
  • Total pages : 1054
  • ISBN : 0124079253
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  • Author : Girish Bobby Kapur,Sarah Bezek,Jonathan Dyal
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-08
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 0124079253
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Summary : This title includes a number of Open Access chapters. In today’s world, there are new opportunities for disaster communications through modern technology and social media. Social network applications such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram can connect friends, family, first responders, and those providing relief and assistance. However, social media ...

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  • Release Date : 2014-01-01
  • Total pages : 84
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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2015-10-20
  • Total pages : 286
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  • Author : C.A. Brebbia
  • Publisher : WIT Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-30
  • Total pages : 360
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 669
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Summary : Bullock, Haddow, and Coppola have set the standard for homeland security textbooks, and they follow up best-selling third edition with this substantially improved version. As with its predecessor, the book clearly delineates the bedrock principles of preparing for, mitigating, managing, and recovering from emergencies and disasters. However, this new edition ...

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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2017-02-04
  • Total pages : 438
  • ISBN : 0124079253
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-08-14
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 0124079253
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  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2012-08-24
  • Total pages : 802
  • ISBN : 0124079253
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Summary : The new edition of this AJN Book of the Year continues to provide nurses with the most comprehensive, current, and reliable information available so they can develop the skills to efficiently and effectively respond to disasters or public health emergencies. Meticulously researched and reviewed by the worldís foremost experts ...

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  • Author : Sophie Sauvagnargues
  • Publisher : Wiley-ISTE
  • Release Date : 2018-10-16
  • Total pages : 218
  • ISBN : 0124079253
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Summary : This book presents concepts and methods for optimal training for decision making in crisis situations. After presenting some general concepts of decision-making during crisis situations, it presents various innovations for optimal training, such as serious games, scenario design, adapted animation of crisis exercises, observation and debriefing of exercises related to ...