The extreme contexts community gathers researchers from all over the world. Interested in the empirical phenomena of extreme contexts, to develop theory that increases society’s ability to prepare for, and handle adverse events.
There are several ways to understand extreme contexts, but one out of many starting points is Hällgren, M., Rouleau, L., & De Rond, M. (2018). A matter of life or death: How extreme context research matters for management and organization studies. Academy of Management Annals, 12(1), 111-153. Found here