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 ...

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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Lessons Learned On average, more people die each year in the United States
from heatrelated deaths than all other disasters combined. This is also a
phenomenon worldwide where drought and heat waves cause more deaths than
any other weather disasters combined.§¶ That said, the loss of life * heat Wave: a
social autopsy of disaster in Chicago by Eric Klinenberg. The University of
Chicago Press 2002. † the Case against daley by Steve Rhodes published June
21, 2007 in ...

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 city's mismanagement of the disaster. Many of the main themes in this book
are borrowed from Klinenberg's work: the place of aging and isolation in a
postindustrial society, the meaning of death in anonymity, the importance of place
and sociability ...

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 Trauma: Revisiting Caste and Class in the
... “Neighborhood Social Processes, Physical Conditions, and Disaster-Related
Mortality: The Case of the 1995 Chicago Heat Wave.” American Sociological
Review 71:661–678. Cutter, Susan L. 2005. ... Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of
Disaster in Chicago. Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press. Morgan,
Arthur E. 1928.

Heat Islands

Author: Lisa Mummery Gartland
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136564209
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Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 77(7): 1519–1528 Klinenberg, E.
(2002) Heat Wave:A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago. Chicago, University
of Chicago Press Konopacki, S. and H.Akbari (2000) Energy Savings
Calculations for Heat Island Reduction Strategies in Baton Rouge, Sacramento
and Salt Lake City. Berkeley, CA, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory: 71
Konopacki, S. and H.Akbari (2001) Energy Impacts of Heat Island Reduction
Strategies in Toronto ...

Time Consumption And Everyday Life

Author: Elizabeth Shove
Publisher: Berg
ISBN: 1847886248
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Die Arbeitslosen von Marienthal. Ein Soziographischer Versuch über die
Wirkungen Langdauernder Arbeitslosigkeit. Leipzig: S. Hirzel. James, W. (1890).
The Principles ofPsychology, Vol. 2. New York: Henry Holt and Co. Klinenberg, E.
2002. Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago. Chicago: University of
Chicago Press. Lagadec, P. (2004). Understanding the French 2003 Heat Wave
Experience: Beyond the Heat a Multi-layered Challenge. Journal of
Contingencies and ...