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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Bioterrorism, preparedness, attack and response
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Blair, John D.
Fottler, Myron D.
Zapanta, Albert C.
Publisher Elsevier JAI,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 56204007
ISBN 0762311053
Subjects Bioterrorism--United States--Prevention ; Emergency management--United States ; Civil defense--United States ; Bioterrorism ; Disaster Planning ; Health Services Administration ; Delivery of Health Care--methods ; Delivery of Health Care--organization & administration
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ESAM  RA648.B56 2004 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 11/25/2005
Collation xviii, 366 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Part 1. Biological agents and terrorist agents -- Bioterrorism formula: facing the certainty of the uncertain future / John D. Blair ... {et al.} -- The international threat of biological weapons: legal and regulatory perspectives / Paul S. Westney and James J. Hoffman -- Cocktails, deceptions, and force multipliers in bioterrorism / John D. Blair and K. Wade Vlosich -- Modeling the environmental jolts from terrorist attacks: configurations of asymmetric warfare / John D. Blair ... {et al.}. Part II. Chaos, complexity and change -- Chaos and complexity in a bioterrorism future / Reuben R. McDaniel, Jr. -- Environmental jolt of bioterrorism / Leonard Friedman and Peter Marghella -- Changing organizations for the likely mass-casualties future / James W. Begun and H. Joanna Jiang -- Part III. Organizations respond ... or not -- Mutliprovider systems as first line responders to bioterrorism events: challenges and strategies / Myron D. Fottler, Kourtney Scharoun and Reid M. Oetjen -- Bioterrorism visits the physician's office / Lawrence F. Wolper, David N. Gans and Thomas P. Peterson -- Responding to bioterrorism: a lesson in humility for management scholars / Donna Malvey ... {et al.} -- Bioterrorism preparedness and response: a resource guide for health care managers / Cynthia A. Holubik and Steven R. Tomlinson -- Part IV. Defending the homeland: changes and challenges -- The role of the reserve forces in defending the homeland / Albert C. Zapanta, Richard O. Wightman, Jr., and Mari K. Eder -- Civil-military relations in an era of bioterrorism: crime and war in the making of modern civil-military relations / E.L. Hunter ... {et al.} -- Integration or disintegration? An examination of the core organizational and management challenges at the Department of Homeland Security / Nancy M. Dodge, Carlton J. Whitehead and Brian J. Gerber.