INDEX

9/11 61, 134, 174, 179, 183, 186, 214, 215, 21920, 222, 257, 317, 358, 367, 377, 395, 4713, 475

absolute poverty 433

ACU-1000 353

advocacy 477

aerial assessments 240

agent-generated demands 35

aggregate debris 257

aid 93 see also donations; relief

airplane crashes 256

American Red Cross 634, 65, 112, 214, 274, 280

principles of 63

services provided 634

Americans with Disabilities Act 154, 327

AmeriCorps Teams 56

Area Field Office (AFO) 381

associated hazard 398

asteroid 4245

atmospheric hazards 813

Avian Flu 428

behavior see human behavior

benefits 278 see also Individual Assistance

biological hazards 19, 426

Bhopal 20

blame 330 see also politics

briefing 286 see also Public Assistance

budget 4556

business continuity 61

businesses 244, 276

calamities 1, 3

CAMEO 356

Canadian ice storm 12

cash donations 221 see also aid; in-kind donations

catastrophes 3

Center for Domestic Preparedness (CDP) 463

changes resulting from disasters 334, 293, 2978 see also window of opportunity; focusing event

Chernobyl reactor failure 22

Chicago heat wave 13

children 325 see also special populations; vulnerability

city government see local government

civil/conflict hazards 2630

civil defense 1056

civil rights 333

clearance times 148

climate change 421

criticisms of 4223

CNN effect 396

CoBRA 355

Columbine shooting 26, 40912 see also mass shootings

communication 30811, 376 see also coordination

ways to improve 310311

technology 351

Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT) 66

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