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  • Fran H. Norris, Susan P. Stevens, Betty Pfefferbaum, Karen Fraser Wyche, Rose L Pfefferbaum
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • American journal of community psychology
  • 2008 (First Publication: 1 March 2008)
  • Communities have the potential to function effectively and adapt successfully in the aftermath of disasters. Drawing upon literatures in several disciplines, we present a theory of resilience thatExpand
  • Fran H. Norris, Matthew J. Friedman, Patricia Jane Watson, Christopher Michael Byrne, E. Mateos Diaz, Krzysztof Kaniasty
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychiatry
  • 2002 (First Publication: 1 September 2002)
  • Abstract Results for 160 samples of disaster victims were coded as to sample type, disaster type, disaster location, outcomes and risk factors observed, and overall severity of impairment. In orderExpand
  • Krzysztof Kaniasty, Fran H. Norris
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of traumatic stress
  • 2008 (First Publication: 1 June 2008)
  • The authors examined social causation and social selection explanations for the association between perceptions of social support and psychological distress. Data came from a sample of 557 victims ofExpand