Our Scholarship

Chapters in Books and Monographs

2021

Caniglia, Elizabeth, Andrew Jorgenson, Stephanie Malin, Lori Peek, and David Pellow. 2021. “Introduction: Twenty-First Century Public Environmental Sociology.” Forthcoming in the Springer International Handbook of Environmental Sociology, edited by E. Caniglia, A. Jorgenson, S. Malin, L. Peek, and D. Pellow. Cham: Springer.

Peek, Lori, Tricia Wachtendorf, and Michelle A. Meyer. 2021. “Sociology of Disasters.” Forthcoming in the Springer International Handbook of Environmental Sociology, edited by E. Caniglia, A. Jorgenson, S. Malin, L. Peek, and D. Pellow. Cham: Springer.

2020

Peek, Lori, Jessica Austin, Elizabeth Bittel, Simone Domingue, and Melissa Villarreal. 2020. “Children Take Charge: Helping Behaviors and Organized Action among Young People after Hurricane Katrina.” Pp. 87-111 in Bottom-Up Responses to Crisis, edited by Virgil Storr and Stefanie Haeffele. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Peek, Lori and Simone Domingue. 2020. “Recognizing Vulnerability and Capacity: Federal Initiatives Focused on Children and Youth across the Disaster Lifecycle.” Pp. 61-87 in Government Responses to Crisis, edited by Stefanie Haeffele and Virgil Storr. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

2019

Campbell, Nnenia M. 2019. “Disaster Recovery among Older Adults: Exploring the Intersection of Vulnerability and Resilience.” Pp.83-119 in Emerging Voices in Natural Hazards Research, edited by Fernando Rivera. Cambridge, MA: Butterworth Heinemann.

Davis, Elizabeth A., Rebecca Hansen, Lori Peek, Brenda Phillips, and Sarah Tuneberg. 2019. “Identifying and Accommodating High-Risk, High-Vulnerability Populations in Disasters.” Pp. 115-138 Disaster Nursing and Emergency Preparedness for Chemical, Biological, and Radiological Terrorism and Other Hazards, 4th ed., edited by T. G. Veenema. New York: Springer.

Vickery, Jamie. 2019. “Homelessness and Inequality in the U.S.: Challenges for Community Disaster Resilience,” Chapter 6 in Emerging Voices in Natural Hazards Research: Special Populations, edited by F. I. Rivera. New York: Elsevier.

2018

Enarson, Elaine, Alice Fothergill, and Lori Peek. 2018. “Gender and Disasters.” Pp. 205-223 Handbook of Disaster Research, 2nd ed., edited by H. Rodriguez, W. Donner, and J. E. Trainor. New York: Springer.

Peek, Lori, David Abramson, Robin Cox, Alice Fothergill, and Jennifer Tobin. 2018. Pp. 243-262 in “Children and Disasters.” Handbook of Disaster Research, 2nd ed., edited by H. Rodriguez, W. Donner, and J. E. Trainor. New York: Springer.

2017

2016

Peek, Lori and Michelle Meyer. 2016. “When Hate is a Crime: Temporal and Geographic Patterns of Anti-Islamic Hate Crime after 9/11.” Crime and Criminal Justice in Disaster, 3rd ed., edited by D. W. Harper and K. Frailing, pp. 247-270. Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press.

Peek, Lori, Stacia Ryder, Justin Moresco, and Brian Tucker. 2016. “Disaster Risk Reduction Strategies in Earthquake-Prone Cities.” Multi-Hazard Approaches to Civil Infrastructure Engineering, edited by P. Gardoni and J. M. LaFave, pp. 507-532. New York: Springer.

Tobin-Gurley, Jennifer, Robin Cox, Lori Peek, Kylie Pybus, Dmitriy Maslenitsyn, and Cheryl Heykoop. 2016. “Youth Creating Disaster Recovery and Resilience in Canada and the United States: Dimensions of the Male Youth Experience.” Men, Masculinities, and Disaster, edited by E. Enarson and B. Pease, pp. 152-161. Oxfordshire, UK: Routledge.

Welton-Mitchell, Courtney. 2016. Chapter 9: Social, Cultural, and Psychological Impacts. In EERI Earthquake Reconnaissance Team Report: M7.8 Gorkha, Nepal Earthquake on April 25, 2015 and its Aftershocks. EERI.

2015-2011

Fox, J., Welton-Mitchell, C, & Barret, T. 2013. International Disaster Psychology: Considerations for Training. Chapter 6, Community Psychology 4 Volume Series, Praeger.

Peek, Lori. 2013. “Age.” Social Vulnerability to Disasters, 2nd ed., edited by D. S. K. Thomas, B. D. Phillips, W. E. Lovekamp, and A. Fothergill, pp. 167-198. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

Fothergill, Alice and Lori Peek. 2012. “Permanent Temporariness: Displaced Children in Louisiana.” Displaced: Life in the Katrina Diaspora, edited by L. Weber and L. Peek, pp. 119-143. Austin: University of Texas Press.

Lueck, Michelle Meyer and Lori Peek. 2012. “The Crude Awakening: Gulf Coast Residents Reflect on the BP Oil Spill and the 2010 Hurricane Season.” Black Beaches and Bayous: BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Disaster, edited by L. A. Eargle and A. M. Esmail, pp. 159-180. Lanham, MD: University Press of America.

Peek, Lori. 2012. “They Call it ‘Katrina Fatigue’: Displaced Families and Discrimination in Colorado.” Displaced: Life in the Katrina Diaspora, edited by L. Weber and L. Peek, pp. 31-46. Austin: University of Texas Press.

Peek, Lori and Michelle Meyer Lueck. 2012. “When Hate is a Crime: Temporal and Geographic Patterns of Anti-Islamic Hate Crime after 9/11.” Crime and Criminal Justice in Disaster, 2nd ed., edited by D. W. Harper and K. Frailing, pp. 203-225. Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press.

Weber, Lynn and Lori Peek. 2012. “Documenting Displacement: An Introduction.” Displaced: Life in the Katrina Diaspora, edited by L. Weber and L. Peek, pp. 1-20. Austin: University of Texas Press.

2010-2006

Peek, Lori. 2010. “Age.” Social Vulnerability to Disasters, edited by B. D. Phillips, D. S. K. Thomas, A. Fothergill, and L. Blinn-Pike, pp. 155-185. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

Peek, Lori. 2010. “Muslim Self-Identities after 9/11.” Sociological Odyssey: Contemporary Readings in Introductory Sociology, 3rd ed., edited by P. A. Adler and P. Adler, pp. 332-340. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth.

Peek, Lori and Alice Fothergill. 2009. “Parenting in the Wake of Disaster: Mothers and Fathers Respond to Hurricane Katrina.” Women, Gender, and Disaster: Global Issues and Initiatives, edited by E. Enarson and D. P. G. Chakrabarti, pp. 112-130. New Delhi: Sage.

Enarson, Elaine, Alice Fothergill, and Lori Peek. 2006. “Gender and Disaster: Foundations and Directions.” Handbook of Disaster Research, edited by H. Rodriguez, E. L. Quarantelli, and R. R. Dynes, pp. 130-146. New York: Springer.

Fothergill, Alice and Lori Peek. 92006. “Surviving Catastrophe: A Study of Children in Hurricane Katrina.” Learning from Catastrophe: Quick Response Research in the Wake of Hurricane Katrina, edited by the Natural Hazards Center, pp. 97-130. Boulder: Natural Hazards Center, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado Boulder.

2005-2001

Peek, Lori. 2003. “Community Isolation and Group Solidarity: Examining the Muslim Student Experience after September 11th.” Beyond September 11th: An Account of Post-Disaster Research, edited by J. L. Monday, pp. 333-354. Boulder: Natural Hazards Center, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado Boulder.

Mileti, Dennis S. and Lori Peek. 2002. “Disasters and Sustainable Development.” Sustainable Development for Island Societies: Taiwan and the World, edited by H. M. Hsiao, C. Liu, and H. Tsai, pp. 31-47. Taiwan: Asia-Pacific Research Program.

Mileti, Dennis S. and Lori Peek. 2002. “Understanding Individual and Social Characteristics in the Promotion of Household Disaster Preparedness.” New Tools for Environmental Protection: Education, Information, and Voluntary Measures, edited by T. Dietz and P. C. Stern, pp. 125-139. Washington, DC: National Academy Press.

Peek, Lori and Dennis S. Mileti. 2002. “The History and Future of Disaster Research.” Handbook of Environmental Psychology, edited by R. B. Bechtel and A. Churchman, pp. 511-524.New York: John Wiley & Sons.

Mileti, Dennis S. and Lori Peek. 2001. “How Do Societies Manage Risk?" Rational Decision-Making in the Preservation of Cultural Property, edited by N. S. Baer and F. Snickars, pp. 35-45. Berlin: Dahlem University Press.

2000-1996

Beavers, James E., Dennis S. Mileti, and Lori Peek. 2000. “Dealing with Natural Hazards Requires a New Approach.” Natural Hazards Review 1(2):65-66.

Mileti, Dennis S. and Lori Peek. 2000. “The Social Psychology of Public Response to Warnings of a Nuclear Power Plant Accident.” Journal of Hazardous Materials 75(2):181-194. doi: 10.1016/S0304-3894(00)00179-5.

Tierney, Kathleen J. 2000. “Controversy and Consensus in Disaster Mental Health Research.” Prehospital and Disaster Medicine 15(4):181-187.

Webb, Gary R., Kathleen J. Tierney, and James M. Dahlhamer. 2000. “Businesses and Disasters: Empirical Patterns and Unanswered Questions.” Natural Hazards Review 1(2):83-90. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)1527-6988(2000)1:2(83).

White, Gilbert F. 2000. “Water Science and Technology - Some Lessons from the 20th Century.” Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development 42(1): 30-38. doi: 10.1080/00139150009604859

Tierney, Kathleen J. 1999. “Toward a Critical Sociology of Risk.” Sociological Forum 14(2):215-242. doi: 10.1023/A:1021414628203.

Dahlhamer, James M. and Kathleen J. Tierney. 1998. “Rebounding from Disruptive Events: Business Recovery Following the Northridge Earthquake.” Sociological Spectrum 18(2):121-141. doi: 10.1080/02732173.1998.9982189.

White, Gilbert F. 1998. “Reflections on the 50-Year International Search for Integrated Water Management.” Water Policy 1(1): 21–27. doi: 10.1016/S1366-7017(98)00003-8.

Tierney, Kathleen J. 1997. "Business Impacts of the Northridge Earthquake." Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management 5(2):87-97. doi: 10.1111/1468-5973.00040.

White, Gilbert F. 1997. “The River as a System: A Geographer’s View of Promising Approaches.” Water International 22(2):79–81. doi: 10.1080/02508069708686674.

White, Gilbert F. 1996. “Emerging Issues in Global Environmental Policy.” Ambio 25(1):58–60.

White, Gilbert F. 1996. “Projections and Perceptions - Editorial Comments: Geography and Other Disciplines.” Geographical Bulletin 38(1):5–6.

1995-1991

White, Gilbert F. 1995. “Decision or Procrastination in Floodplain Management.” Water Resources Update 97:52–55.

Mageed, Y. A. and Gilbert F. White. 1995. “Critical Analysis of Existing Institutional Arrangements.” International Journal of Water Resources Development 11(2):103–12. doi: 10.1080/07900629550042335.

White, Gilbert F. 1995. “Proposed World Water Council.” Environmental Conservation 22(2):176.

White, Gilbert F. 1994. “Reflections on Changing Perceptions of the Earth.” Annual Review of Energy and Environment 19:1–13.

White, Gilbert F. 1994. “Coping with Environmental Degradation.” Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 138(3):394–96.

Erikson, Kai, E. William Colglazier, and Gilbert F. White. 1994. “Nuclear Waste’s Human Dimension.” Forum for Applied Research and Public Policy 9(3):91–97.

White, Gilbert F. 1994. “A Perspective on Reducing Losses from Natural Hazards.” Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 75(7):1237–40.

White, Gilbert F., Michael S. Bronzini, E. William Colglazier, B. Dohrenwend, Kai Erikson, R. Hansen, Allen V. Kneese, R. Moore, E. B. Page, and Roy A. Rappaport. 1994. “Socioeconomic Studies of High-Level Nuclear Waste Disposal.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 91(23):10786–89. doi: 10.1073/pnas.91.23.10786.

White, Gilbert F. 1993. “The Global Environment: What Can We Do?” Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development 30(4):367–68.

Myers, Mary F. and Gilbert F. White. 1993. “The Challenge of the Mississippi Flood.” Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development 35(10):6-35. doi: 10.1080/00139157.2019.1637675.

Tierney, Kathleen J. and Enrico L. Quarantelli. 1992. "Editorial: Social Aspects of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill." Industrial Crisis Quarterly 6:167-173.

White, Gilbert F. 1992. “Getting Priorities Right at Rio.” Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development 34(2):1. doi: 10.1080/00139157.1992.9931421.

White, Gilbert F. 1992. “Vital Links in Environmental Systems.” Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development 34(4):1. doi: 10.1080/00139157.1992.9932555.

White, Gilbert F. 1992. “Editorial: A Season of Change?” Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development 34(10):1. doi: 10.1080/00139157.1992.9930935.

White, Gilbert F. 1991. “Editorial: The Wetlands Controversy.” Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development 33(9):1. doi: 10.1080/00139157.1991.9933175.

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