James Madison University
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Family Stress theories and risk communication to evaluate and build family resilience part of Integrate:Workshops and Webinars:Teaching about Risk and Resilience:Activities
In this activity, students use theoretical knowledge about family stress theories to analyze family vignettes and make predictions about the level of risk or resilience each family might have should a natural disaster occur. To increase resilience, risk communication strategies are discussed.
Social Amplification of Risk Framework applied to Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita part of Integrate:Workshops and Webinars:Teaching about Risk and Resilience:Real-World Examples
Tatjana Magdalena Hocke-Mirzashvili, James Madison University Summary In 2005, thousands of Hurricane Katrina evacuees relocated to Houston, TX. With a temporarily changed city-scape and the pictures of New ...