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Lorna Prieta, California, Earthquake of October 17, 1989--Public Response   [open pdf - 2MB]

This document covers the emergency response to the Loma Prieta, California Earthquake of October 17, 1989, and includes the following articles: "Human Behavior during and immediately after the earthquake" by Linda B. Bourque, Lisa A. Russell and James D. Goltz; "Citizen participation in emergency response" by Paul W. O'Brien and Dennis S. Mileti; "Public response to aftershock warnings" by Denis S. Mileti and Paul W. O'Brien; "Emergency sheltering and housing of earthquake victims: the case of Santa Cruz County" by Robert C. Bolin and Lois M. Stanford; "Building content hazards and behavior of mobility-restricted residents" by Mansour Rahimi and Glenn Azevedo; "Earthquake preparedness behavior of students and nonstudents" by John-Paul Mulilis and T. Shelley Duval.

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1993
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