The Devastating Impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on Health and Education PDF ePub eBook

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The Devastating Impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on Health and Education free pdf This work should appeal to scholars interested in life and reconstruction following natural disasters and the politics surrounding such events. In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, a group of Southern University at New Orleans administrators, faculty and staff provided counseling for the children at Sophie B. Wright Middle School. Many of these children and their families could not evacuate before the hurricane and endured the horror at the Superdome and the local, state and national neglect. This book tells their stories. Gathering together leading experts to examine the lessons that Hurricane Katrina has taught us about better assessing, perceiving, and managing risks as well as dealing with the aftermath of a natural disaster, this book provides insight into the effects of such disasters on the daily lives of the individuals who live through them.

About Rose M. Duhon-Sells

Dr. Rose Duhon-Sells is currently Vice-Chancellor of Academic Affairs at the Southern University at New Orleans. She earned her Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from Kansas State University. Dr. Ashraf Esmail is currently a faculty member at Delgado Community College in Sociology and Criminal Justice. He received his Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Studies (Sociology, Educational Leadership/Administration and Reading Comprehension) from the Union Institute and University. Dr. James P. Takona is Associate Professor of Education at Southern University at New Orleans. He received his Ph.D. in Instruction and Curriculum from the Loyola University of Chicago.

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Author : Rose M. Duhon-Sells
Publisher : Edwin Mellen Press Ltd
Data Published : 01 March 2007
ISBN : 0773454268
EAN : 9780773454262
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 216 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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