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Main Title Capitalizing on catastrophe : neoliberal strategies in disaster reconstruction /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Gunewardena, Nandini.
Schuller, Mark,
Publisher AltaMira Press,
Year Published 2008
OCLC Number 173683631
ISBN 0759111022 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780759111028 (cloth : alk. paper); 0759111030 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780759111035 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Subjects Disaster relief. ; Humanitarian assistance--Economic aspects. ; Natural disasters. ; Globalization--Economic aspects. ; Charities. ; Capitalism--Social aspects. ; Naturkatastrophe. ; Katastrophenhilfe. ; Wiederaufbau. ; èOkonomische Anthropologie.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  HV553.C23 2008 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 03/04/2014
Collation xiv, 273 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-260) and index.
Contents Notes Human security versus neoliberal approaches to disaster recovery / Nandini Gunewardena -- Deconstructing the disaster after the disaster : conceptualizing disaster capitalism / Mark Schuller -- Through a glass, darkly : humanitarianism and empire / Antonio Donini -- International tourism and disaster capitalism : the case of Hurricane Mitch in Honduras / Susan Stonich -- Peddling paradise, rebuilding Serendib : the 100-meter refugees versus the tourism industry in post-tsunami Sri Lanka / Nandini Gunewardena -- The resilience of vulnerable households : adjusting to neoliberal capitalism in the aftermath of Hurricane Iris / Sara E. Alexander -- Race, class, and the politics of death : critical responses to Hurricane Katrina / Wahneema Lubiano -- Disaster, displacement, and employment : distortion of labor markets during post-Katrina reconstruction / Gregory Button and Anthony Oliver-Smith -- Class inequality, liberal bad faith, and neoliberalism : the true disaster of Katrina / Adolph Reed Jr. -- Capitalization of post-9/11 recovery / Bettina Damiani -- The foul odor of capital : the union carbide disaster in Bhopal, India / Elizabeth Guillette -- "Haiti is finished!" Haiti's end of history meets the ends of capitalism / Mark Schuller -- After the storm : the aftermath of Guatemala's post-civil war / Anna Belinda Sandoval Girâon -- Conclusion: Envisioning alternatives : seven pragmatic proposals to advance human security in disaster assistance and recovery / Nandini Gunewardena and Mark Schuller.
Place Published Lanham, Md.
Title Ser Add Ent Globalization and the environment.
PUB Date Free Form c2008
Series Title Untraced Globalization and the environment series
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2007039967
OCLC Time Stamp 20140224121323
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03726cam 2200589 a 45020