Portland-State-University 2014-2015 Bulletin

PS 435 Disasters and Public Policy

The political, administrative, and public policy issues surrounding major and catastrophic risks and disasters including both natural (earthquakes, pandemics, asteroids) and man-made (climate change, nuclear weapons, bio-terrorism) events. Also offered for graduate-level credit as PS 535 and may be taken only once for credit. Expected preparation: PS 101, PS 102, or PS 200.


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