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Crisis Management

Theory and Practice


Crisis management is an interdisciplinary subject field represented by theoretical problems, practical activity, people management and the art of crisis situation solving. Overall, the studies that this publication contains are to provide an overview of the state of the art mainly focused on crisis management cycle represented by certain phases and steps. Topics include also lessons learned from natural and man-made disasters, crisis communication, information systems in crisis management, civil protection and economics in crisis management. We hope that chapters of this book will provide useful information within crisis management issue for a wide audience.

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Crisis ManagementTheory and PracticeEdited by Katarina Holla

Published: June 27th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.71641

ISBN: 978-1-78923-235-6

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-234-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-595-0

Copyright year: 2018

Books open for chapter submissions

15052 Total Chapter Downloads

17 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

26 Dimensions Citations


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1. Urbanization and Crisis Management Using Geomatics Technologies

By Rifaat Abdalla


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2. Position Tracking and GIS in Search and Rescue Operations

By Øyvind Hanssen


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3. Information Support of Crisis Management

By Katerina Vichova and Martin Hromada


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4. Emerging Trends in Crisis Management: Usability, Earth Observation and Disaster Management

By Sweta Leonard


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5. Trust and Organization: Integrating Responses to Freshwater Contamination within the Everyday Work of a Care Organization

By Jörgen Sparf


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6. Applying the Organizational Centaur Theory on Boundary Spanners in Demanding Situations

By Aida Alvinius and Gerry Larsson


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7. The World Financial Crisis: Impacts on GDP and International Trade in Taiwan

By Jean-Pierre Himpler


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8. Managing International Financial Crises: Responses, Lessons and Prevention

By Eszter Solt


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9. Corporate Governance in Downturn Times: Detection and Alert – The New Italian Insolvency and Crisis Code

By Patrizia Riva, Alessandro Danovi, Maurizio Comoli and Ambra Garelli


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10. Public Awareness and Education for Flooding Disasters

By Leon J. M. Rothkrantz and Siska Fitrianie


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11. Crisis Management: A Historical and Conceptual Approach for a Better Understanding of Today’s Crises

By Khaled Zamoum and Tevhide Serra Gorpe


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12. Wargaming-Based Crisis Drills

By Xiaolei Li and Qing Song


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13. Landslide Risk Management and Crises Events

By Valentina Svalova


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