TITLE

Schools as Shelters: Anticipating 21st-Century Terrorist Threats

AUTHOR(S)
Gursky, Elin
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Feb2004, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the use and significance of schools to shelter and serve communities in the U.S. in times of distress. History of the concept of schools as shelter; Role of schools in community disaster planning; Attributes of schools that confirm their central role in disaster planning; Upgrades needed by school institutions to support the sheltering requirements of the population.
ACCESSION #
12207309

 

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