Chapter 3 DRR

  1. Exaggeration
    A simplistic overstatement about some type of phenomena.
  2. Looting
    Stealing others personal belongings.
  3. Martial Law
    The replacing of civilian authority with that of the military.
  4. Myth
    A false belief.
  5. Panic
    People's inability to think clearly or their tendency to run frantically from buildings or the disaster scene.
  6. Price Gouging
    The selling of goods and services at a price higher than the normal market rate.
  7. Role or post abandonment
    Not showing up to work during an emergency.
  8. Shock
    A period of disbelief after disaster, which renders them unable to think or take care of themselves.
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Chapter 3 DRR
Chapter 3 DDR Spring 2016