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The Crisis-Prone Society: A Brief Guide to Managing the Beliefs that Drive Risk in Business

Authors: Mitroff, I., Alpaslan, C.

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The Crisis-Prone Society offers preventative measures that can be taken by business professionals and scholars alike to alleviate the growing potential for crises today. These measures are distilled by close analysis of our recent social history of disasters.

About the authors

Author Ian I. Mitroff: Ian I. Mitroff is Senior Research Associate at the Center for Catastrophic Risk Management at the Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, USA; Professor Emeritus of the University of Southern California, USA; and President of Mitroff Crisis Management. Author Can M. Alpaslan: Can M. Alpaslan is Professor in the Department of Management at California State University, Northridge, USA.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Living in a Crisis-Prone World

    Mitroff, Ian I (et al.)

    Pages 1-10

  • The Risks of Risk Management

    Mitroff, Ian I (et al.)

    Pages 11-20

  • Why Technology Always Bites Back

    Mitroff, Ian I (et al.)

    Pages 21-28

  • Why People and Organizations Break Down

    Mitroff, Ian I (et al.)

    Pages 29-38

  • Economic Crises

    Mitroff, Ian I (et al.)

    Pages 39-49

Buy this book

eBook $54.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-45483-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Hardcover $70.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-45561-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $67.50
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-349-49819-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Crisis-Prone Society: A Brief Guide to Managing the Beliefs that Drive Risk in Business
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Ian I. Mitroff and Can M. Alpaslan
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-45483-6
DOI
10.1057/9781137454836
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-45561-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-49819-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 89
Number of Illustrations and Tables
1 b/w illustrations
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