TITLE

FEMA Offers Conference Papers as Book

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Jul2008, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) conference papers combine as a book. Presentations at 2007 FEMA Emergency Management in Higher Education Conference is edited and compiled by Public Entity Risk Institute, nonprofit research institute on risk management. The book titled "Emergency Management in Higher Education: Current Practices and Conversations," twenty papers of the conference including homeland security, war on terrorism and communications.
ACCESSION #
33354637

 

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