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The Resource Hazardous future : disaster, representation and the assessment of risk, edited by Isabel Capeloa Gil and Christoph Wulf, (electronic resource)

Hazardous future : disaster, representation and the assessment of risk, edited by Isabel Capeloa Gil and Christoph Wulf, (electronic resource)

Label
Hazardous future : disaster, representation and the assessment of risk
Title
Hazardous future
Title remainder
disaster, representation and the assessment of risk
Statement of responsibility
edited by Isabel Capeloa Gil and Christoph Wulf
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.34/2
LC call number
HV553
LC item number
.H4354 2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gil, Isabel Capeloa
  • Wulf, Christoph
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disasters
  • Risk assessment
  • Emergency management
Label
Hazardous future : disaster, representation and the assessment of risk, edited by Isabel Capeloa Gil and Christoph Wulf, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : hazardous future: images and perceptions of disaster and the assessment of risk -- Disaster (and) culture -- The productivity of catastrophes in evolution and the challenge of manmade catastrophes -- Catastrophe culture -- Tragedy, the neglected origin of catastrophe theory -- (e)spectating disaster : a cultural condition -- Catastrophes, the imaginary and citizenship : the production of the other and the singularity of experience -- The importance of social capital facing the unexpected (from natural hazards -- to social disasters) : a style of thought -- Big stories and small stories after a traumatic natural disaster from a psychotherapeutic point of view -- In search of the lost oikos : Japan after the earthquake of 11 March 2011 -- A casuistry of disaster -- The specter of Chernobyl : an ontology of risk -- Living in a landscape of risk in java/indonesia -- Performance and the deferral of the catastrophe narrative : Naoko Tanaka's -- Performance-installation die scheinwerferin -- The subjectification of disaster in video art : incidence of catastrophe by Gary Hill -- Identifying a genre : televized tragedy -- Screens of fire : surviving the end of the world -- Zombies and citizens : the ontopolitics of disaster in Francis Lawrence's I am legend -- How do we measure disaster? : how do we ensure security? : the 2011 Lorca earthquake in the media -- Hurricane Katrina : contesting singularity in treme -- Flooded with memories : risk cultures, the big flood of 1953 and the visual -- Resonance of World War two -- Authors -- Index of names
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001458924
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9783110406528
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2015008327
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001458924
Label
Hazardous future : disaster, representation and the assessment of risk, edited by Isabel Capeloa Gil and Christoph Wulf, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : hazardous future: images and perceptions of disaster and the assessment of risk -- Disaster (and) culture -- The productivity of catastrophes in evolution and the challenge of manmade catastrophes -- Catastrophe culture -- Tragedy, the neglected origin of catastrophe theory -- (e)spectating disaster : a cultural condition -- Catastrophes, the imaginary and citizenship : the production of the other and the singularity of experience -- The importance of social capital facing the unexpected (from natural hazards -- to social disasters) : a style of thought -- Big stories and small stories after a traumatic natural disaster from a psychotherapeutic point of view -- In search of the lost oikos : Japan after the earthquake of 11 March 2011 -- A casuistry of disaster -- The specter of Chernobyl : an ontology of risk -- Living in a landscape of risk in java/indonesia -- Performance and the deferral of the catastrophe narrative : Naoko Tanaka's -- Performance-installation die scheinwerferin -- The subjectification of disaster in video art : incidence of catastrophe by Gary Hill -- Identifying a genre : televized tragedy -- Screens of fire : surviving the end of the world -- Zombies and citizens : the ontopolitics of disaster in Francis Lawrence's I am legend -- How do we measure disaster? : how do we ensure security? : the 2011 Lorca earthquake in the media -- Hurricane Katrina : contesting singularity in treme -- Flooded with memories : risk cultures, the big flood of 1953 and the visual -- Resonance of World War two -- Authors -- Index of names
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001458924
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9783110406528
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2015008327
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001458924

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