Planning for the unplanned [electronic resource] : recovering from crises in megacities / Aseem Inam.
By: Inam, Aseem.Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Routledge, 2005Description: xiii, 248 p. : ill., maps.ISBN: 9781315870380 (e-book : PDF).Subject(s): Emergency management -- Planning | Cities and towns -- Safety measures | Disasters -- Mexico -- Mexico City | Disasters -- California -- Los Angeles | September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001 | Disaster reliefGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: No titleOnline resources: Click here to view Also available in print edition.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-243) and index.
1. Planning for the unplanned -- 2. Opportunity strikes -- 3. Successful planning in Mexico City -- 4. Successful planning in Los Angeles -- 5. When planning institutions fail -- 6. Routines, comparisons, and future directions.
Also available in print edition.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.