Leonard A. Cole

Leonard A. Cole
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 Name: Leonard A. Cole, Ph.D.
 Country of Origin: United States of America
 Occupations: Dentist, Political Scientist
 Year born: 1933
 Age: 88
 ISNI: 0000 0000 8079 4525
 LCNA: n83061008
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Dr. Leonard A. Cole is an expert on bioterrorism and on terror medicine. He is an adjunct professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (Emergency Medicine) and at Rutgers University-Newark (Political Science). At the medical school he is director of the Program on Terror Medicine and Security.

He received a B.A. with highest honors from the University of California at Berkeley. Trained in the health sciences and public policy, he holds an M.A. and Ph.D. in political science from Columbia University, and a doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, which in 2008 awarded him its Alumni Award of Merit.

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Condensed List of Works
7 cataloged
Detailed Body of Work
(10 listed)
Local Planning for Terror and Disaster: From Bioterrorism to Earthquakes
Nancy D. Connell - Leonard A. Cole - Local Planning for Terror and Disaster
Local Planning for Terror and Disaster gives voice to experts in key fields involved with local preparedness, assessing the quality of preparedness in each field, and offering directions for improvement.

Published in: English
Editions available: 3
The Anthrax Letters: A Bioterrorism Expert Investigates the Attack That Shocked America
Leonard A. Cole - The Anthrax Letters
At 2:00am on October 2, 2001, Robert Stevens entered a hospital emergency room. Feverish, nauseated, and barely conscious, no one knew what was making him sick. Three days later he was dead. Stevens was the first fatal victim of bioterrorism...

Published in: English
Editions available: 2
Essentials of Terror Medicine
Jeffrey Hammond - Shmuel Shapira - Leonard A. Cole - Essentials of Terror Medicine
A new field of medicine has emerged as a result of the global proliferation of terrorism. Terror medicine is related to emergency and disaster medicine but focuses on the constellation of medical issues uniquely related to terrorist attacks.

Published in: English
Editions available: 2
Terror: How Israel Has Coped and What America Can Learn
Leonard A. Cole - Terror
No country has experienced more acts of terrorism over a prolonged period than Israel. The frequency of attacks has propelled Israel toward innovative methods to address the threat. Indeed, treating so many victims of physical and psychological trauma has given...

Published in: English
Editions available: 2
The Eleventh Plague: The Politics of Biological and Chemical Warfare
Leonard A. Cole - The Eleventh Plague
The Eleventh Plague deals with a terrifying and compelling subject: biological and chemical warfare. Using historical and contemporary examples, Cole explains what biological and chemical weapons are, how they are developed and tested, and what their effects can be.

Thema Categories: Biological & Chemical Warfare History
Published in: English
Editions available: 3
Element of Risk: The Politics of Radon
Leonard A. Cole - Element of Risk
Radiation, radioactivity, radon: these are words that, since Hiroshima, the Cold War, and Three Mile Island, have conjured fear and fascination for many Americans. The threat of nuclear war, however, was always abstract at best, and the possibility of a...

Thema Categories: Biotechnology, Environmental Pollution Engineering
Published in: English
Editions available: 1
Clouds of Secrecy: The Army's Germ Warfare Tests Over Populated Areas
Leonard A. Cole - Clouds of Secrecy
In the 1970s Americans learned for the first time that they had been used for decades as unsuspecting guinea pigs in a series of astonishing experiments conducted by the US Army. Military researchers had been secretly spraying clouds of bacteria...

Thema Categories: Biological & Chemical Warfare History
Published in: English
Editions available: 2
Politics and the Restraint of Science

Published in: English
Editions available: 0
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Published in: English
Editions available: 0
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