After Disasters

Author: Viet Dinh
Publisher: Little a
ISBN: 9781477849996
Size: 80.61 MB
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Recounts the experiences of four rescue workers who put their lives at risk to save others after a life-shattering earthquake in India.

After Disaster

Author: Thomas A. Birkland
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
ISBN: 9780878406531
Size: 29.32 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 After Disasters

Author: Gonzalo Lizarralde
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134028458
Size: 74.34 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: 46.30 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 Great Disasters

Author: Laurie A. Johnson
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781558443389
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The aftermath of great natural disasters and the management of the recovery process have an enormous effect on the lives of citizens and can change the future of a city or region forever.

Mental Health And Disasters

Author: Yuval Neria
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521883873
Size: 49.96 MB
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A reference on mental health and disasters, focused on the full spectrum of psychopathologies associated with many different types of disasters.