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Worst cases

Lee Ben Clarke

Worst cases

terror and catastrophe in the popular imagination

by Lee Ben Clarke

  • 314 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Emergency management,
  • Disasters -- Psychological aspects,
  • Terrorism -- Psychological aspects,
  • Risk assessment,
  • Catastrophical, The

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-195) and index.

    StatementLee Clarke.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV551.2 .C533 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 213 p. ;
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21700292M
    ISBN 100226108597
    LC Control Number2005008994
    OCLC/WorldCa58919760

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