"Community Resilience in New Orleans East: Deploying the Cultural Toolkit within a Vietnamese-American Community" is a chapter in the book Community Disaster Recovery and Resiliency: Exploring Global Opportunities and Challenges, eds. J. Rivera and D. Miller.
Although much attention has been paid to why particular communities have begun to recover and others have failed to rebound, very little attention has been paid to how the communities that have recovered actually went about doing so.
This article engages in a cross-disciplinary discussion between Austrian economics and social network theory. In particular, it asks what role social networks play in the extended order in regard to both individual discovery and whether social networks can be the source of widespread unintended cooperation among individuals unknown to one another.