Tagged: Community preparedness

The Perfect Storm: The Religious Apocalyptic Imagination and Personal Disaster Preparedness

The Perfect Storm: The Religious Apocalyptic Imagination and Personal Disaster Preparedness

Interview — video. Anne Marie Albertazzi. This thesis examines the relationship between religious apocalyptic beliefs and disaster preparedness motivations in the United States. Four focus groups were convened with members of the American public...

CHDS Thesis Series: Community Preparedness: Creating a Model for Change

CHDS Thesis Series: Community Preparedness: Creating a Model for Change

Interview — video. Nicholas Campasano. Although the United States has made great strides in improving its capacity to respond to and mitigate large scale incidents resulting from acts of nature or deliberate acts of...

Faith-Based and Community Initiatives in Homeland Security in the State of Alabama

Faith-Based and Community Initiatives in Homeland Security in the State of Alabama

Interview — video. Sydney Hoffman. Sydney Hoffman, Director of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives for the Alabama Governor’s Office discusses her role in organizing community leaders using the combination of volunteerism, charity, and DHS sponsored...