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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Hurricane katrina: A Quick Timeline 1. Hurricane Katrina Revisited: Reflecting on Success and Failure 2. Why Didn't They See It Coming? The Challenges of Timely Crisis Recognition 3. Understanding the Unimaginable: Why Collective Sense Making Failed 4. Who's in Charge Here? Coordinating a Multilevel Response 5. Meaning Making in Crisis: The Detrimental Effects of Missing Narratives and Escalating Blame Games Conclusion: Lessons of a Mega-disaster Appendix i: Timeline on Levee Breaches Appendix ii: Emergency Management in the American Federal System Notes Bibliography Index.
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Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed March 28, 2019).
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Print version: Boin, Arjen. Managing Hurricane Katrina. Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press,