Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 264
Weight: 635 g
Dimensions: 235 x 159 x 20 mm
-"Choice, April 1999 vol. 36, No. 8
"Guided by a number of vulnerability indices including ethnicity, gender, degree of literacy, age, life cycle, and so on, the authors present an array of numerical and narrative data to make the case that disasters expose social fault lines and fissures in the beliefs and rhetorics of equality and fairness."
--Steve Kroll-Smith "Contemporary Sociology