Dr Robert O. Schneider

  • Professor
  • Political Science and Public Administration , UNCP
  • robert.schneider@uncp.edu
  • 910-521-6445
  • Business Administration Building, 206
  • Pembroke NC 28372-1510

There are 5 included publications by Dr Robert O. Schneider :

TitleDateViewsBrief Description
Ethics and Oil: Preventing the Next Disaster 2011 87 This analytical paper assesses the BP Deepwater Horizon 2010 oil well explosion in the Gulf of Mexico in the context of ethical theory in the field of emergency management. It reviews the relevant literature that pertains to the ethical dimensions of...
H5N1 Planning Concerns for Local Governments 2009 51 The objectives of this essay are two-fold. First, it will review the very real threat an avian influenza pandemic poses to local communities. Second, it will identify several unaddressed but critical concerns that require the attention of local gover...
Hydraulic Fracturing and the Need for Risk Assessment 2012 49 This analysis examines the perceived lag in the policy process with respect to risk assessment and risk management in relationship to the development of new technologies that have the potential to create new threats to public health and safety. Hydra...
An Overview of the “New” Emergency Management 2004 0 In the aftermath of 9/11 and the creation of the Department of Homeland Security, it is tempting to suggest that emergency management (EM) has attained a new level of significance in the national consciousness. Indeed, the emergence of the profession...
Principles of Ethics for Emergency Managers 2006 37 This article reviews several alternatives in ethical theory available as possible criteria for the development of ethical principles for the emergency management profession. It also examines the basic elements (core values) of existing codes of profe...