Environmental Hazards

Author: Keith Smith
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0415681057
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The expanded fifth edition of Environmental Hazards provides a balanced overview of all the major rapid-onset events that threaten people and what they value in the twenty-first century.

Environmental Hazards

Author: Keith Smith
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9780415318037
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The book blends physical and social science to provide a balanced, contemporary introduction to all the major natural events, technological accidents and aspects of global environmental change that threaten humans and what they value.

Building Safer Cities

Author: Alcira Kreimer
Publisher: World Bank Publications
ISBN: 9780821354971
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Instruments for Smoothing Fiscal Volatility. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
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Washington, D.C.: World Bank. Smith, K. 1996. Environmental Hazards.
Assessing Risk and Reducing Disaster London: Routledge. Szekeres, S. 2000.
La consideracion de desastres naturales en la evaluacion de proyectos
federales en Mexico. Analisisy recomen- ...

Geomorphological Hazards And Disaster Prevention

Author: Irasema Alcántara-Ayala
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521769256
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2000). An anatomy of adaptation to climate change and variability. Climate
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An Introduction To Global Environmental Issues

Author: Lewis A. Owen
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134769202
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The magnitude and frequency of various natural disasters form part of any risk
assessment, and corresponding insurance. ... This book assesses and defines
vulnerability, examining famines and droughts, biological hazards, floods, coastal
storms, earthquakes, volcanoes and landslides. It draws together practical and
policy conclusions with a view to disaster reduction and the promotion of a safer
environment. Bryant, E.A. 1991. Natural Hazards. Cambridge University Press,
294 pp.

Natural Disaster Hotspots Case Studies

Author: Margaret Arnold
Publisher: World Bank Publications
ISBN: 0821363336
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Smith, K. 1996. Environmental Hazards, Assessing Risk and Reducing Disaster.
London and New York: Routledge. Tobin, G. A., and B.E. Montz. 1997. Natural
Hazards, Explanation and Integration. New York and London: The Guilford Press.
UNDRO (United Nations Disaster Relief Coordinator). 1979. Natural Disasters
and Vulnerability Analysis in Report of Expert Group Meeting (July 9–12, 1979).
Geneva: UNDRO, 49. UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme). 2002.

Environmental Hazards Methodologies For Risk Assessment And Management

Author: Nicolas R. Dalezios
Publisher: IWA Publishing
ISBN: 1780407122
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Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 43,753–782. Sivakumar M. V. K., Motha
R. P. and Das H. P. (eds). (2005). Natural Disaster and Extreme Events in
Agriculture. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, ISBN-103-540-224904, 367p
. Smith K. (2013). Environmental Hazards: Assessing Risk and Reducing
Disaster. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 6th edn, 478p. Tacnet J.-M. and
Curt C. (2013). Expert (knowledge-based) systems for disaster management. In:
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Edexcel A Level Geography Book 1 Third Edition

Author: Cameron Dunn
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1471856011
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Environmental Hazards And Disasters

Author: Bimal Kanti Paul
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470660015
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(1974) Decision processes, rationality and adjustments to natural hazards. In
Natural Hazards: Local, Nationaland Global (ed. G.F. White). New York: Oxford
University Press, pp. 187–204. Slovic, P. et al. (1980) Facts and fears:
understanding perceived risk. In Societal Risk Assessments: How Safe is Safe
Enough? (eds R.C. Schwing and W. Albers). New York: Plenum Press. Smith, K. (
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Routledge. Starr ...

Natural Hazards Management In Asia

Author: Indrajit Pal
Publisher: SAGE Publishing India
ISBN: 9386602202
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Smith, K. and D.N. Petley. 2008. Environmental Hazards. Assessing Risk and
Reducing Disaster. London: Taylor & Francis. ——— 2009. Environmental
Hazards: Assessing Risk and Reducing Disaster. 5th edition. New York:
Routledge, 416. The Sphere Project: Humanitarian Charter and Minimum
Standards in Humanitarian Response. 2011. Practical Action Publishing, UK.
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