Bridget M. Hutter , "Anticipating Risks and Organising Risk Regulation"
C.m.ri,dge U,ni.ver,sity P,re/ss | ISBN: 0521193095 | edition 2010 | PDF | 320 pages | 2 mb
Anticipating risks has become an obsession of the early twenty-first century. Private and public sector organizations increasingly devote resources to risk prevention and contingency planning to manage risk events should they occur. This book shows how we can organize our social, organizational and regulatory policy systems to cope better with the array of local and transnational risks we regularly encounter. Contributors from a range of disciplines - including finance, history, law, management, political science, social psychology, sociology and disaster studies - consider threats, vulnerabilities and insecurities alongside social and organizational sources of resilience and security.