Disaster Warnings

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 5:30 PM-7:20 PM
Room: Booth 48
RC39 Sociology of Disasters (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Sudha ARLIKATTI, University of North Texas, USA
Disaster Warnings on Remote Islands: From the Traditional to the Contemporary (Oral Presentation)
Ingrid JOHNSTON, University of Tasmania, School of Social Sciences, Australia

Social Emotional Stability Facing Disaster Warning (Oral Presentation)
Yuxiang HONG, Jinan University, China; Congdong LI, Jinan University, China

Residents' Responses to the May 1-4 2010 Boston Water Contamination Incident (Oral Presentation)
Carla PRATER, Texas A&M University, USA; Shih-Kai HUANG, Texas A&M University, USA

Revisiting the Boy Who Cried Wolf: Tornados and the False Alarm Effect (Oral Presentation)
Joseph TRAINOR, University of Deleware, USA; Danielle NAGELE, University of Deleware, USA; Brittany SCOTT, N/A, USA

Perceptions on Hurricane Information and Protective Action Decisions (Oral Presentation)
HaoChe WU, Research Associate, USA; Michael LINDELL, Texas A&M University, USA