Learning from History: Research into Past Disasters

Friday, July 18, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:20 AM
Room: Booth 48
RC39 Sociology of Disasters (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Joseph SCANLON, Carleton University, Canada
Insights from the Past: Disaster Research and the Second Environmental Crisis (Oral Presentation)
James KENDRA, University of Delaware, USA; Scott KNOWLES, Drexel University, USA

Then and Now: A New Look at Methods and Findings from the 1974 Xenia, Ohio (US) Tornadoes (Oral Presentation)
Lauren CLAY, University of Delaware, USA; Alex GREER, University of Delaware, USA; James KENDRA, University of Delaware, USA

Towards a Science of Past Disasters (Oral Presentation)
Felix RIEDE, Aarhus University, Denmark

Transborder Disaster In The Progressive Era (Oral Presentation)
Jacob REMES, SUNY Empire State College, USA