New resources for existing textbooks: Homeland Security and Emergency Management Textbook Companion Website. Elsevier, the publisher of several textbooks on emergency management has provided a free website with citations for additional readings on the topic contained in published book chapters. ( 10/26)
From the Hazards Center at the University of Colorado, a list of recommended books published in the past few years,
As of July 2021, Elsevier is offering website for updated info for their EM books.
PUBLISHERS: Among the publishers of textbooks in the emergency management field are the following:
- Routledge/ Taylor and Francis
- Sage Publishing
- Oxford University Press
- The National Academies Press
Note: It was our intent to provide the latest and most relevant new books in the EM field, but that is not the way the publishers supply their listings. One said: “… our website is designed to cater different type of customers. And they also need to see the old edition of the book.” And they also mention related professions, such as hospitals and health care providers.
BOOK REVIEWS: Currently many book reviews are available on my other site, RecoveryDiva.com
REV. CBR 10/21