Introduction to week two
This week you will …
- Consider the advantages and disadvantages of ‘technocratic’ and ‘social resilience’ approaches for intervening into emergencies and disasters
- Discuss which method for dealing with emergencies and disasters is superior
- Investigate and interpret approaches to a case study emergency from both a technocratic and social resilience based perspective
Emergencies and Disasters: Trends and Issues
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