Disasters, Risks and Revelation

Disasters, Risks and Revelation

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Disasters are part of the modern condition, a source of physical anxiety and existential angst, and they are increasing in frequency, cost and severity. Drawing on both disaster research and social theory, this book offers a critical examination of their causes, consequences and future avoidance.161) political economy of speed has been developed without reference to political economy proper: a#39;Ia#39;m a physiocrat of speeda#39;, he declared, a#39;and not of wealtha#39;. This means that ... They decided that it was cheaper to settle in court for deaths and injuries than to recall all vehicles and correct ... More recently General Motors admitted to a faulty ignition switch in its Chevrolet Cobalt and Pontiac G5 models.


Title:Disasters, Risks and Revelation
Author: Steve Matthewman
Publisher:Springer - 2016-04-29
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