PUBA 461 :: Social Dimensions of Disaster Response
Fall 2014 @UH West Oahu

CRN: 66181 (WI)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: A. Stubbs
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/25/2014 - 12/12/2014
Course Restrictions: WI courses are restricted to 20 students as set forth by the UH system Writing Intensive Committee.
Course Prerequisites: Pre: Completion of 6 lower division credits and completion of or concurrent enrollment in ENG 200.
Course Description: Overview of empirical vs. theoretical approaches; human behavior in disaster, myths and reality; group disaster behavior; community social systems and disaster; cultures, demographics and disaster behavior distinctions and model building in sociological disaster research.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the West Oahu bookstore or ordered online at
Technical Requirements: This is an internet class. No required chats. Access the class through Use your UH username and password to login. Computer requirements for online courses and Laulima tutorials are available at
Updated: Monday, April 7, 2014 12:22:28