After Disaster

Author: Thomas A. Birkland
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
ISBN: 9780878406531
Size: 60.12 MB
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Examines how disasters like earthquakes, oil spills, and nuclear power plant accidents can act as focusing events "which cause both citizens and policymakers to pay more attention to a public problem and often to press for solutions .

Rebuilding Urban Places After Disaster

Author: Eugenie L. Birch
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812204484
Size: 21.12 MB
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This volume examines the rebuilding of cities and their environs after a disaster and focuses on four major issues: making cities less vulnerable to disaster, reestablishing economic viability, responding to the permanent needs of the ...

After Disaster

Author: Edward Minyard
Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing
ISBN: 145750930X
Size: 77.82 MB
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This book describes his adventures and presents a view that most have never seen - from inside the Heart of Chaos.

After Disasters

Author: Viet Dinh
Publisher: Platinum Spotlight Series
ISBN: 9781683246398
Size: 13.47 MB
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"In the wake of a life-shattering earthquake in India four rescue workers fight to impose order on an increasingly chaotic city.

Coming Home After Disaster

Author: Alka Sapat
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781498722865
Size: 51.39 MB
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This book serves as a valuable resource by highlighting the key issues and challenges that need to be addressed with regard to post-disaster housing.

Once In A Lifetime

Author: Kevin McCloud
Publisher: Freerange Press
ISBN: 0473289407
Size: 59.36 MB
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Once in a Lifetime presents a range of national and international perspectives on city-building and post-disaster urban recovery.

After Disaster

Author: Peter Stanley
ISBN: 9781877140709
Size: 75.58 MB
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Focuses on the effect on children and young people of experiencing disaster with the trauma it can bring.