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  • Social Contours of Risk

    Social Contours of Risk
    av Roger E Kasperson

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071753

    We live in a 'risk society' where the identification, distribution and management of risks, from new technology, environmental factors or other sources are crucial to our individual and social existence. In The Social Contours of Risk, Volumes I and…

  • The Perception of Risk

    The Perception of Risk
    av Paul Slovic

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853835285

    The concept of risk is an outgrowth of society's great concern about coping with the dangers of modern life. This book brings together the work of Paul Slovic, an analyst of risk, risk perception and risk management, to examine the gap between exper…

  • The Perception of Risk

    The Perception of Risk
    av Paul Slovic

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853835278

    The concept of risk is an outgrowth of our society's great concern about coping with the dangers of modern life. The Perception of Risk brings together the work of Paul Slovic, one of the world's leading analysts of risk, risk perception and risk ma…

  • Social Contours of Risk

    Social Contours of Risk
    av Roger E Kasperson

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070725

    We live in a 'risk society' where the identification, distribution and management of risks, from new technology, environmental factors or other sources are crucial to our individual and social existence. In The Social Contours of Risk, Volumes 1 and…

  • Hazards Vulnerability and Environmental Justice

    Hazards Vulnerability and Environmental Justice
    av Susan L. Cutter

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844073108

    From Hurricane Katrina and the south Asian tsunami to human-induced atrocities, terrorist attacks and the looming effects of climate change, the world is assailed by both natural and unnatural hazards and disasters. These expose not only human vulne…

  • Hazards Vulnerability and Environmental Justice

    Hazards Vulnerability and Environmental Justice
    av Susan L. Cutter

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844073115

    From Hurricane Katrina and the south Asian tsunami to human-induced atrocities, terrorist attacks and the looming effects of climate change, the world is assailed by both natural and unnatural hazards and disasters. These expose not only human vulne…

  • The Ethics of Technological Risk

    The Ethics of Technological Risk

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844076383

    'A comprehensive and important collection that includes essays by some of the leading figures in the field. ...Essential reading for anyone interested in risk assessment.'Professor Kristin Shrader-Frechette, University of Notre Dame'The editors are…

  • The Ethics of Technological Risk

    The Ethics of Technological Risk

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138012233

    'A comprehensive and important collection that includes essays by some of the leading figures in the field. ...Essential reading for anyone interested in risk assessment.'Professor Kristin Shrader-Frechette, University of Notre Dame'The editors are…

  • Social Trust and the Management of Risk

    Social Trust and the Management of Risk
    av George Cvetkovich

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853836046

    Social trust is a crucial issue to many aspects of modern society. Policy makers continually aspire to winning it and corporations frequently run the risk of losing it. The 'trust deficit' raises vital questions and problems to which until recently…

  • Facility Siting

    Facility Siting

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071463

    From dams to landfill sites, and power plants to radioactive waste repositories, the siting of facilities is a veritable minefield of conflicts involving industry, planners, authorities, NGOs and citizens. This penetrating volume examines risk, powe…

  • Transboundary Risk Management

    Transboundary Risk Management

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853835377

    Environmental hazards do not respect international boundaries. In this volume, distinguished international researchers make a significant contribution to the understanding and management of transboundary environmental risks.The transboundary risk to…

  • Risk, Media and Stigma

    Risk, Media and Stigma
    av Paul Slovic

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853837005

    The benefits of modern technology often involve health, safety and environmental risks that produce public suspicion of technologies and aversion to certain products and substances. Amplified by the pervasive power of the media, public concern about…

  • The Tolerability of Risk

    The Tolerability of Risk

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844073986

    There is an increasing dissatisfaction about how risk is regulated, leading to vivid debates about the use of 'risk assessment' and 'precaution'. As a result, academics, government officials and industry leaders are calling for new approaches and fr…