The Disaster Research Center (DRC) Field Studies of Organized Behavior in the Crisis Time Period of Disasters

Date
1997
Authors
Quarantelli, E. L.
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Disaster Research Center
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This chapter discusses the methodology of the field research undertaken by the Disaster Research Center (DRC) between its formation in 1963 to 1989. During that time DRC conducted more than 450 field studies of community crises, the great bulk of them involving natural or technological disaster agents.
Keywords
Disaster Research Center (DRC) , field research , field studies , methodology
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