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FEMA Document Series: Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, Public Law 93-288 (Stafford Act)
By Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,270. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
This is a complete reproduction of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, Public Law 93-288 (Stafford Act). This Act constitutes the statutory authority for most Federal disaster response activities especially as they pertain to FEMA and FEMA programs.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Initial Ethics Orientation 2011 (IS-33.11)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,980. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI), in written form, provides initial ethics orientation for all employees of FEMA.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: A Citizen’s Guide to Disaster Assistance (IS-7) - Local, State, Federal Assistance, Applying for Help, Preparedness, Community Response, Financial Loss Protection
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,800. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI), A Citizen’s Guide to Disaster Assistance (IS-7), covers local, state and federal assistance; applying for help; preparedness; community response; and protection from financial loss.
21st Century FEMA Emergency Manager: An Orientation to the Position Study Course (IS-1) - Basic Emergency Management, Preparedness, Mitigation, EOC, Emergency Plans
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,020. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an introduction to Comprehensive Emergency Management (CEM) and the Integrated emergency Management System (IEMS), discussing the principles of emergency management and the role of the emergency manager.
21st Century Essential Guide to HUD Programs and Housing Grants – Volume Two, Major Programs, Housing for the Elderly (Section 202) and Disabled (Section 811), Homeless Assistance, Applications
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,780. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
Federal documents on HUD programs and housing grants - provides extensive information on housing grants and programs: * Housing for the Elderly (Section 202) Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program for very low-income persons 62 years of age or older. Homeless Assistance Continuum of Care (CoC) to assist homeless persons to move to permanent housing; plus much more.
Dans l'asile de nuit, suivi de 'Lettres de ma prison'
By Rosa Luxemburg
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,210. Language: French. Published: December 9, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Essay » Political
Rosa Luxemburg répugnait à la tiédeur. S'emparant d'un fait divers (l'empoisonnement mortel d'une centaine de miséreux par de la nourriture avariée), elle dénonce la logique d'un système qui assure dans le même temps la prospérité indécente d'une poignée de privilégiés et jette dans la misère noire une frange croissante du peuple. Un texte d'une actualité brûlante.
21st Century FEMA Course Manuals - Emergency Operation Center (EOC) Design, Operations, Management (IS-275) Policies, Procedures, Glossary, Guide
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
This ebook provides a reproduction of a vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) training course manual, one of the series of influential FEMA documents providing crucial material on disasters and emergency response. This manual covers the role of the Emergency Operation Center (EOC) in community preparedness, response, and recovery activities.
Faces of Combat, PTSD & TBI: One Journalist's Crusade to Improve Treatment for Our Veterans
By Eric Newhouse
Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 98,900. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010 by Issues Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
Soldiers tell their heartbreaking stories, what happened to them in battle and what happened when they came home. They explain their uncontrollable rage, alcoholism, nightmares, flashbacks, divorce, joblessness, and homelessness. They talk about the battlefield reactions to civilian provocations that are landing too many of them in jail.
How to Teach Children to be Sex Offenders
By Jane Gilgun
Price: Free! Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
This small book outlines steps parents can take to teach children how to be sex offenders. It's easy. This part is satire. Next I discuss what parents and a concerned public can do to prevent children from becoming sex offenders. Prevention is hard. People must really want to do it. Apparently, not enough of us do. So, we will keep on raising children to be sex offenders. Is that what we want?
Healthcare Reform Checklist
By Sam Vaknin
Price: Free! Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
Checklist for reforms in the healthcare sector: purchasing, provision, delivery, commissioning, and stewardship. Detailed case studies from Germany and Eastern Europe.