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Responding to Disaster: Dr. Ronald Angel and Dr. Holly Bell on Disaster, Displacement and Government Response

Posted: September 7, 2012

Dr. Ronald Angel, Professor of Sociology, and Dr. Holly Bell, Research Scientist in Social Work, and co-authors of Community Lost: The State, Civil Society, and Displaced Survivors of Hurricane Katrina (Cambridge, 2012), speak about the disproportionate effects disasters like Katrina have on low-income people, and why a big government response is necessary to mitigate the damages and help those most in need.

Read the full story on the Austin American-Statesman

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