Rebuilding After Disasters

Author: Gonzalo Lizarralde
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134028458
Size: 55.28 MB
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This book will be of great value to decision makers, students and researchers in the fields of architecture, social sciences, engineering, planning, geography, and disaster recovery.

Rebuilding Urban Places After Disaster

Author: Eugenie L. Birch
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812204484
Size: 19.72 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 ...

Post Disaster Reconstruction Of The Built Environment

Author: Dilanthi Amaratunga
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444344927
Size: 52.69 MB
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Written by an international team of experts, this book will help researchers and advanced students of construction understand the problems faced by communities and the construction industry when faced with a natural or man-made disaster, ...

Rebuilding Sustainable Communities For Children And Their Families After Disasters

Author: Adenrele Awotona
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443818208
Size: 69.91 MB
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An international conference with a focus on the creation of a sustainable, just,
secure and disaster resilient community for children and their families. How can
communities recover from disasters in ways that permanently protect and
empower their most vulnerable members? In order to attempt to answer this
question, the Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters at
the University of Massachusetts at Boston convened a four-day international
conference in ...

Rebuilding Sustainable Communities After Disasters In China Japan And Beyond

Author: Adenrele Awotona
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443861170
Size: 49.46 MB
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In November 2012, the Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after
Disasters (CRSCAD), in collaboration with the College of Advancing and
Professional Studies' China Program Center and the Ritsumeikan Research
Center for Sustainability Science, Kyoto, Japan, organized an international
conference on Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters in China and
Japan: Best Practices and Lessons Learned. Similarly, in November 2011,
CRSCAD organized an ...

Rebuilding Asia Following Natural Disasters

Author: Patrick Daly
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 110707357X
Size: 76.86 MB
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Provides a detailed and comparative assessment of the humanitarian responses to major disasters in Asia over the past two decades.

After Great Disasters

Author: Laurie A. Johnson
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781558443310
Size: 49.78 MB
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This book and its companion Policy Focus Report identify lessons from different parts of the world to help communities and government leaders better organize for recovery after future disasters.

The Dynamics Of Disaster

Author: Susan W. Kieffer
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393080951
Size: 59.84 MB
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When they are destroyed again, we rebuild in the same place, believing that our technology will do better next time. But we rarely win these battles with the earth. Susan W. Kieffer has two goals for her unique book.