Disaster Preparedness and Resilience for Rural Communities
Kapucu, N., Hawkins, C., and Rivera, F. (2013). Disaster Preparedness and Resilience for Rural Communities. (Abstract only.) Risk, Hazards, & Crisis in Public Policy. 4(4): 215-233.
The authors describe findings from surveys and focus groups with stakeholders in the Central Florida region, with a focus on the characteristics of disaster management in rural communities and strategies for improving disaster resilience in these communities.