Review of 'Risk in Perspective: Insight and Humor in the Age of Risk Management' by Kimberly M. Thompson

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Paul Slovic

Decision Research; University of Oregon - Department of Psychology

Date Written: 2005

Abstract

Imagine a primer on risk and its management written for both risk specialists and the general public. It is impossible to address both audiences with the same material, you might think. Well, Kimberly Thompson has done it with Risk in Perspective: Insight and Humor in the Age of Risk Management.

Keywords: risk management, risk communication

Suggested Citation

Slovic, Paul, Review of 'Risk in Perspective: Insight and Humor in the Age of Risk Management' by Kimberly M. Thompson (2005). Risk Analysis, Vol. 25, p. 493, 2005. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1569108

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