Combined Academic Publishers

Advanced Search

Grid  List 

  1. Learning From the Global Financial Crisis
    This book is motivated by the simple hope that the cloud of the global financial crisis may yet have a silver lining—that political leaders, economists, and management scholars might seize this opportunity to reflect critically... Learn More
    Published: 15th February 2012
    Hardback / £52.00
    Add to Basket
  2. Narratives of Crisis
    How did you first hear about 9/11? What images come to mind when you think of Hurricane Katrina? How did your community react to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting? You likely have your own stories about these tragic events.... Learn More
    Published: 8th June 2016
    Hardback / £77.00
    Add to Basket
    Paperback / £25.99
    Add to Basket
  3. Reliability and Risk
    The safe and continued functioning of critical infrastructures—such as electricity, natural gas, transportation, and water—is a social imperative. Yet the complex connections between these systems render them increasingly... Learn More
    Published: 13th April 2016
    Hardback / £56.00
    Add to Basket
  4. Community at Risk
    In 2001, following the events of September 11 and the Anthrax attacks, the United States government began an aggressive campaign to secure the nation against biological catastrophe. Its agenda included building National Biocontainment... Learn More
    Published: 6th May 2015
    Hardback / £56.00
    Add to Basket
  5. Leadership Dispatches
    On February 27, 2010, Chile was rocked by a violent earthquake five hundred times more powerful than the one that hit Haiti just six weeks prior. The Chilean earthquake devastated schools, hospitals, roads, and homes, paralyzing... Learn More
    Published: 11th March 2015
    Hardback / £25.99
    Add to Basket
  6. The Social Roots of Risk
    The first decade of the 21st century saw a remarkable number of large-scale disasters. Earthquakes in Haiti and Sumatra underscored the serious economic consequences that catastrophic events can have on developing countries, while... Learn More
    Published: 23rd July 2014
    Hardback / £77.00
    Add to Basket
    Paperback / £25.99
    Add to Basket
  7. Swans, Swine, and Swindlers
    Swans, Swine, and Swindlers addresses a core, contemporary question: What steps can we take to better anticipate and manage mega-crises, such as Haiti, Katrina, and 9/11? This book explores the concept of "messes."... Learn More
    Published: 5th July 2011
    Hardback / £34.00
    Add to Basket
  8. Dirty Rotten Strategies
    People and organizations are perfectly capable of making the most outrageous missteps. But, how does a person, organization, or society know that it is committing an error? And, how can we tell that when others are steering... Learn More
    Published: 13th October 2009
    Hardback / £21.99
    Add to Basket
  9. High Reliability Management
    "Reliability" has become a watchword in the business community. Increasingly, it refers to anticipation and resilience organizations' ability to plan for, absorb, and rebound from shocks. Across many sectors and cases,... Learn More
    Published: 24th June 2008
    Hardback / £72.00
    Add to Basket
  10. High Reliability Management
    "Reliability" has become a watchword in the business community. Increasingly, it refers to anticipation and resilience organizations' ability to plan for, absorb, and rebound from shocks. Across many sectors and cases,... Learn More
    Published: 24th June 2008
    Paperback / £26.99
    Add to Basket

Grid  List