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  1. 1. Katastrofhantering i kapitalets förlovade land : Den amerikanska statens hantering av Dust Bowl och orkanen Katrina

    Kandidat-uppsats, Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för historia och samtidsstudier

    Författare :Erik Philipsson Svensson; [2015]
    Nyckelord :Disaster Management; USA; Political Economy; Dust Bowl; Hurricane Katrina; Katastrofhantering; USA; Politisk Ekonomi; Dust Bowl; Orkanen Katrina;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis, I enquire into how the USA – our world’s wealthiest and most powerful nation –  and its federal government has dealt with two of its most severe natural disasters: the drought and dust storms that plagued the Great Plains during the 1930’s, i.e. the Dust Bowl, and Hurricane Katrina, which made landfall in late August 2005. LÄS MER