What Disaster Response Management Can Learn From Chaos Theory

Conference Proceedings
May 18-19, 1995

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS - DISASTER IN AISLE 13 REVISITED

by

Thomas E. Drabek



ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

I wish to thank Ruth Ann Drabek for her work on this paper and her suggestion that I return to the Indianapolis study as a focus for this essay. I also wish to acknowledge the assistance received from staff members of the Indianapolis/Marion County emergency Management Planning Division. Partial support was provided by NSF grant Number CES-8511603. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

Source: Drabek, Thomas E. "Disaster in Aisle 13 Revisited." Pp. 26-44 in Disasters, Collective Behavior, and Social Organization, Russell R. Dynes and Kathleen J. Tierney (eds.) Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press, 1994. Reprinted with permission.

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