Heat Wave

Author: Eric Klinenberg
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022627621X
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For the Second Edition Klinenberg has added a new Preface showing how climate change has made extreme weather events in urban centers a major challenge for cities and nations across our planet, one that will require commitment to climate ...

1995 Chicago Heat Wave

Author: Jesse Russell
Publisher: Book on Demand Limited
ISBN: 9785510917727
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The 1995 Chicago heat wave was a heat wave which led to approximately 750 heat-related deaths in Chicago over a period of five days.Eric Klinenberg, author of the 2002 book Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago, has noted that ...

Sociology

Author: John J. Macionis
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780132051583
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In this case, there was an exceptional climate - a 'heatwave': 521 people died
because of heatstroke, dehydration, heat ... Source: Eric Klinenberg, HeatWave:
A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago, 2003, University of Chicago Press. c c
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Fighting For Air

Author: Eric Klinenberg
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 9781429923606
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Opening with the story of the Minot tragedy, Eric Klinenberg's Fighting for Air takes us into the world of preprogrammed radio shows, empty television news stations, and copycat newspapers to show how corporate ownership and control of ...

Emergency Management And Social Intelligence

Author: Charna R. Epstein
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1439847983
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Chicago's Human Services Commissioner stated, “We are talking about people
who die because they neglect themselves.”* At the same time ... That said, the
loss of life * heat Wave: a social autopsy of disaster in Chicago by Eric
Klinenberg.

Reforming New Orleans

Author: Peter F. Burns
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 1501700936
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24–34; Joanne M. Nigg, “Disaster Recovery as a Social Process,” University of
Delaware Research Center, preliminary paper no. 219, 1995. 6. Eric Klinenberg,
Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago (Chicago: University of ...

Fatal Isolation

Author: Richard C. Keller
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022625643X
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It owes a profound debt to Eric Klinenberg's Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of
Disaster in Chicago, which details a rich investigation of the social factors that
shaped vulnerability during the Chicago heat wave of July 1995, and highlights
the ...

Rebuilding Sustainable Communities For Children And Their Families After Disasters

Author: Adenrele Awotona
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443818208
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CHAPTER ONE A SOCIOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE ON DISASTERS Adams,
Jane, and D. Gorton. 2004. “Southern ... “Neighborhood Social Processes,
Physical Conditions, and Disaster-Related Mortality: The Case of the 1995
Chicago Heat Wave.” American ... Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in
Chicago. Chicago ...

Heat Islands

Author: Lisa Mummery Gartland
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136564209
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Professional Roofing April: 24–28 Huang, J. (1996) Urban Heat Catastrophes:
The Summer 1995 Chicago Heat Wave, ... Meteorological Society 77(7): 1519–
1528 Klinenberg, E. (2002) Heat Wave:A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago.