CONTENTS:- Introduction to Disaster Management; Concept of Disaster Management; Disaster Preparedness; Disaster Mitigation; Forecasting and Warning of Disaster; Assessing Risk and Vulnerability; Disaster Management in India; Role of News Media in Disaster Management; Rehabilitation of Victims.
This book meant to serve the needs of those pursing their Masters' in Education, books into discipline of disaster management. Written as an introductory manual, the book takes a multidimensional approach to the discussion of the subject, which involves preparing, supporting and rebuilding society when natural or human made disaster occur. Involving the process of mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery, disaster management is multilayered, bringing within its purview a whole range of conditions and tasks. It is hoped that the comprehensive and insightful contents of the book prove satisfactory to the readers.