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Author Beamish, Thomas D., author.

Title Community at risk : biodefense and the collective search for security / Thomas D. Beamish.

Published Stanford, California : Stanford Business Books, an imprint of Stanford University Press, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  363.325360973 BEAM    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 259 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series High reliability and crisis management.
High reliability and crisis management.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Conceptual footings of risk and governance -- Risk communication, local civics, and discourse -- Davis, California : home rule civics and biodefense -- Roxbury, Massachusetts : direct action civics and biodefense -- Galveston, Texas : managed civics and biodefense -- Conclusion : the civic politics of risk.
Subject Risk management -- Political aspects -- United States -- Case studies.
Biosecurity -- United States -- Public opinion -- Case studies.
Biological laboratories -- United States -- Public opinion -- Case studies.
Bioterrorism -- Prevention -- Research -- Public opinion -- Case studies.
Public opinion -- United States -- Case studies.
Local government -- United States.
ISBN 9780804784429 (cloth : alk. paper)
0804784426 (cloth : alk. paper)