crisis management

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1 Management of a crisis: measures that are taken to identify, acquire, and plan the use of resources to anticipate, prevent, and/or resolve a threat (for example to public safety arising from terrorism).

2 Management in a crisis: decision‐making based on a seat‐of‐the‐pants response to the immediate issue, with little if any consideration of longer‐term effects.

Subjects: Environmental Science — Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution.

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