Course Textbook APA Citation:
Rubin, C. B. (Ed.). (2012). Emergency management: The American experience 1900-2010 (2nd ed.). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.
Unit 2 Article Review.
Unit II Article Review
Research an article on one of the focusing events that occurred between the years of 1927-1950 (The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927, 1930s Dust Bowl, or Texas City Explosion). Respond to the following questions:
1. Identify the contributing factors that caused the disaster.
2. Why is this disaster a focusing event?
3. Identify the affected population.
4. What social and political groups collaborated to implement changes?
5. What changes were implemented to improve emergency management?
The article review should include a title page, body (a minimum of two pages), and reference page. The body of the paper should include an introduction and conclusion paragraph. Format the paper, in-text citations, and references in APA (6th ed.) format.
Discuss some of the key functions and sub-disciplines within the field of toxicology. How does this important field of study help the safety and health professional in doing his or her job?