The Handbook of Crisis Communication Book uri icon


  • Written as a tool for both researchers and communication managers, the Handbook of Crisis Communication is a comprehensive examination of the latest research, methods, and critical issues in crisis communication. Includes in-depth analyses of well-known case studies in crisis communication, from terrorist attacks to Hurricane Katrina. Explores the key emerging areas of new technology and global crisis communication. Provides a starting point for developing crisis communication as a distinctive field research rather than as a sub-discipline of public relations or corporate communication 2010 Blackwell Publishing Ltd.

altmetric score

  • 10.33

author list (cited authors)

  • Coombs, W. T., & Holladay, S. J.

citation count

  • 200

complete list of authors

  • Coombs, WT||Holladay, SJ

editor list (cited editors)

  • Coombs, W. T., & Holladay, S. J.

publication date

  • January 2010