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The Resource Worst cases : terror and catastrophe in the popular imagination, Lee Clarke, (electronic resource)

Worst cases : terror and catastrophe in the popular imagination, Lee Clarke, (electronic resource)

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Worst cases : terror and catastrophe in the popular imagination
Title
Worst cases
Title remainder
terror and catastrophe in the popular imagination
Statement of responsibility
Lee Clarke
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Lee Clarke surveys the full range of possible catastrophes that animate and dominate the popular imagination, from toxic spills and terrorism to plane crashes and pandemics. He explores how the ubiquity of worst cases in everyday life has rendered them ordinary and mundane
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Clarke, Lee Ben
Dewey number
303.48/5
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Emergency management
  • Disasters
  • Terrorism
  • Risk assessment
  • Catastrophical, The
Label
Worst cases : terror and catastrophe in the popular imagination, Lee Clarke, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-195) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Worst cases: be afraid, be very afraid -- The sky could be falling: globally relevant disasters and the perils of probabilism -- What's the worst that can happen? -- Power, politics, and panic in worst cases -- Silver linings: the good from the worst -- Living and dying in worst case worlds
Control code
ocn721907469
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 213 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226108605
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786613150691
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)721907469
Label
Worst cases : terror and catastrophe in the popular imagination, Lee Clarke, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-195) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Worst cases: be afraid, be very afraid -- The sky could be falling: globally relevant disasters and the perils of probabilism -- What's the worst that can happen? -- Power, politics, and panic in worst cases -- Silver linings: the good from the worst -- Living and dying in worst case worlds
Control code
ocn721907469
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 213 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226108605
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786613150691
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)721907469

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