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Earthquake prediction response and options for public policy

Dennis S. Mileti

Earthquake prediction response and options for public policy

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Published by Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado in [Boulder, CO] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earthquake prediction.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 149-152.

    StatementDennis S. Mileti, Janice R. Hutton, John H. Sorensen.
    SeriesProgram on technology, environment, and man ;, monograph #31
    ContributionsHutton, Janice R., Sorensen, John H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE538.8 .M54
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 152 p. :
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3793987M
    LC Control Number81082940

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The three aforementioned elements of an earthquake prediction-warning system. Chapter V, based on the conclusions in Chapter IV, suggests some issues and options for public and private policy and action. This work gives persons in public and private positions some tenta­ tive answers to questions about social response to earthquake prediction,File Size: 4MB.

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