Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago

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Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago - Klinenberg, Eric

Why heat waves are such a quiet menace and how social conditions contributed to more than 700 deaths during a week-long wave of unprecedented heat and humidity in Chicago in 1995 are the focus of "Heat Wave" written by sociologist Klinenberg. Illustrations. Maps.

Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago 2003, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226443225

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Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago 2002, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226443218

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