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Public response to alerts and warnings on mobile devices : summary of a workshop on current knowledge and research gaps /
Committee on Public Response to Alerts and Warnings on Mobile Devices: Current Knowledge and Research Gaps, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council of the National Academies.
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Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, c2011.
description
xii, 78 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
0309185130, 9780309185134
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Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, c2011.
isbn
0309185130
9780309185134
contents note
Overview and context: the commercial mobile alert service, the warning process, and public response -- Current use of text messages for alerts and warnings: experiences and lessons learned -- Communicating during a crisis -- Public education and training -- Communicating with at-risk populations -- Research gaps.
abstract
Presents a summary of the Workshop on Public Response to Alerts and Warnings on Mobile Devices: Current Knowledge and Research Gaps, held April 13 and 14, 2010, in Washington, D.C., under the auspices of the National Research Council's Committee on Public Response to Alerts and Warnings on Mobile Devices: Current Knowledge and Research Needs. The workshop was structured to gather inputs and insights from social science researchers, technologists, emergency management professionals, and other experts knowledgeable about how the public responds to alerts and warnings, focusing specifically on how the public responds to mobile alerting.
catalogue key
8272779
 
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Includes bibliographical references.
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This book presents a summary of the Workshop on Public Response to Alerts and Warnings on Mobile Devices: Current Knowledge and Research Gaps, held April 13 and 14, 2010, in Washington, D.C., under the auspices of the National Research Council's Committee on Public Response to Alerts and Warnings on Mobile Devices: Current Knowledge and Research Needs. The workshop was structured to gather inputs and insights from social science researchers, technologists, emergency management professionals, and other experts knowledgeable about how the public responds to alerts and warnings, focusing specifically on how the public responds to mobile alerting.

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