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Disasters are inherently political.
As you have learned in this unit, disasters are inherently political. For this article review assignment, research and locate an article in the CSU Online Library that addresses how politics have affected emergency management.
Possible topics are listed below:
how local, state, or federal politicians have influenced a response to a disaster; how federalism has affected a response to a disaster; and
how political parties affect disaster policy.
Make certain to include the following items in your assignment.
Include an introduction to the article.
Discuss the key points addressed in the article.
Provide a summary of the article’s conclusion.
Provide a comprehensive response to each of the following questions:
How did this affect society?
What policy changes were a result of the disaster?
What would you have done differently?
How does the article apply to this course? Does it support the information in your textbook? What legal issues affect emergency management operations?
Your review should be a minimum of two pages in length (500 words), not counting the title and reference pages. Use APA format for your article review, and make certain to include all references and in-text citations.
Cite: Lewis, J., & Lewis, B. (2017). The cultural politics of mining and natural disaster in Indonesia: by fire and sword. Disasters, 41(1), 23–40. https://doi-org.libraryresources.columbiasouthern.edu/10.1111/disa.12185