The Resource Thinking in an emergency, Elaine Scarry

Thinking in an emergency, Elaine Scarry

Label
Thinking in an emergency
Title
Thinking in an emergency
Statement of responsibility
Elaine Scarry
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the global ethics of increased executive power by invoking the idea of an emergency and cites philosophers, neuroscientists, and artists to prove that thinking and taking fast action are compatible
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scarry, Elaine
Index
index present
LC call number
JF256
LC item number
.S33 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Amnesty International global ethics series.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War and emergency powers
  • Abuse of administrative power
  • Emergency management
  • Abuse of administrative power
  • Emergency management
  • War and emergency powers
  • Executive power
  • War and emergency powers
  • Democracy
  • Politische Krise
  • Machtmissbrauch
  • Regierung
  • Politische Theorie
  • Machtmissbrauch
  • Politische Krise
  • Regierung
Label
Thinking in an emergency, Elaine Scarry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The seduction to stop thinking -- Four models of emergency thinking. CPR ; Mutual aid contracts ; The Swiss shelter system ; The constitutional brake on war -- The place of habit in acts of thinking
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 157 pages
Isbn
9780393078985
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010049522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)601106414
  • (OCoLC)ocn601106414
Label
Thinking in an emergency, Elaine Scarry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The seduction to stop thinking -- Four models of emergency thinking. CPR ; Mutual aid contracts ; The Swiss shelter system ; The constitutional brake on war -- The place of habit in acts of thinking
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 157 pages
Isbn
9780393078985
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010049522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)601106414
  • (OCoLC)ocn601106414

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