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Title Building community resilience post-disaster : a guide for affordable housing and community economic development practitioners / Dorcas R. Gilmore and Diane M. Standaert, editors.
Publication Info. Chicago, Illinois : American Bar Association, Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development Law, [2013]
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Description xxxix, 459 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Type of Content text
Type of Media unmediated
Type of Carrier volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 405-431) and index.
Contents Federal financing and funding programs post-disaster -- The role of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development in post disaster community recovery -- Beyond the Stafford Act : a human rights approach to disaster policy -- Equity in disasters : civil and human rights challenges in the context of emergency events -- Local government and interjurisdictional coordination in disaster response and recovery -- The role of nonprofits and religious organizations in emergency response -- Equity in disasters : civil and human rights challenges in the context of emergency events -- The 9/11 attack on America and lessons on how to rebuild a mixed use business district -- Small business disaster assistance -- Restoring small business : a state agency response to the 2008 Iowa disasters -- The 2008 Texas hurricanes : working for equitable and transparent redevelopment -- Public housing : to rehabilitate or replace? -- Locked out and torn down : public housing post Katrina -- Wolf at the door : protecting homeowners from predatory housing activities in the wake of disaster -- Housing choice in crisis : short term post-Katrina relief -- Disasters' long term impact on fair housing : rebuilding as an engine to perpetuate or challenge entrenched segregation -- Innovative post-disaster community-based housing strategies -- Disaster as a catalyst for collaboration and innovation : workforce development in Mississippi following hurricane Katrina.
Subject Disaster relief -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Housing -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Federal aid to housing -- United States.
Added Author Gilmore, Dorcas R., editor.
Standaert, Diane M., editor.
American Bar Association. Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development Law.
ISBN 9781627221788 paperback
1627221786 paperback