The Impact of Natural Disasters on Systemic Political and Social Inequities in the U.S. (Paperback)

The Impact of Natural Disasters on Systemic Political and Social Inequities in the U.S. By Paul S. Adams (Editor), Geoffrey L. Wood (Editor), Paul S. Adams (Contribution by) Cover Image
By Paul S. Adams (Editor), Geoffrey L. Wood (Editor), Paul S. Adams (Contribution by)
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The Impact of Natural Disasters on Systemic Political and Social Inequities in the U.S. examines how natural disasters impact social inequality in the United States. The contributorsstudy social and political mechanisms in disaster response and relief that enable natural disasters to worsen inequalities in America.

About the Author


Paul S. Adams is associate professor of political science and chair of the Behavioral Sciences Division at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg. Geoffrey L. Wood is associate professor of sociology and director of the Center for Applied Research at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781793628015
ISBN-10: 1793628017
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication Date: May 6th, 2022
Pages: 160
Language: English