After Disaster

Author: Thomas A. Birkland
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
ISBN: 9780878406531
Size: 71.95 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 .

After Disaster

Author: Edward Minyard
Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing
ISBN: 145750930X
Size: 28.69 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.

Rebuilding Urban Places After Disaster

Author: Eugenie L. Birch
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812204484
Size: 62.46 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 ...

Coming Home After Disaster

Author: Alka Sapat
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1315404249
Size: 25.50 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.

Natural Disaster And Nuclear Crisis In Japan

Author: Jeff Kingston
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136343474
Size: 36.60 MB
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This book brings together the analysis and insights of a group of distinguished experts on Japan to examine what happened, how various institutions and actors responded and what lessons can be drawn from Japan’s disaster.

Once In A Lifetime

Author: Kevin McCloud
Publisher: Freerange Press
ISBN: 0473289407
Size: 75.53 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.

Lessons Of Disaster

Author: Thomas A. Birkland
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
ISBN: 9781589013599
Size: 47.31 MB
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In Lessons of Disaster, Thomas Birkland takes a critical look at this assumption.