Book: There is No Such Thing as a Natural Disaster: Race, Class, and Hurricane Katrina

'There is No Such Thing as a Natural Disaster,' edited by Chester Hartman and Gregory D. Squires. NY: Routledge, 2006.

Economy: see Avis A. Jones-DeWeever and Heidi Hartmann, 'Abandoned Before the Storms: The Glaring Disaster of Gender, Race, and Class Disparities in the Gulf,' pp.85-102.

Health: Evangeline (Vangy) Franklin, 'A New Kind of Medical Disaster in the United States,

Planning Process: see the chapter by Peter Marcuse: 'Rebuilding a Tortured Past or Creating a Model Future: The Limits and Potentials of Plannning.' pp. 271-290.