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.

Environmental Hazards Methodologies For Risk Assessment And Management

Author: Nicolas R. Dalezios
Publisher: IWA Publishing
ISBN: 1780407122
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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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Natural Hazards Management In Asia

Author: Indrajit Pal
Publisher: SAGE Publishing India
ISBN: 9386602202
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Reducing Disaster Early Warning Systems For Climate Change

Author: Ashbindu Singh
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9401785988
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reducing disasters. Routledge, London Sontag D (2012) In Haiti, Global Failures
on a Cholera Epidemic.

Handbook Of Hazards And Disaster Risk Reduction

Author: Ben Wisner
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113691868X
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Multi Hazard Approaches To Civil Infrastructure Engineering

Author: Suzanne Lowry
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319297139
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Disaster risk, climate change and international development: Scope for, and
challenges to, integration. Disasters, 30(1), 19–38. Smith, K. (2013).
Environmental hazards: Assessing risk and reducing disaster. London:
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Managing The Risks Of Extreme Events And Disasters To Advance Climate Change Adaptation

Author: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107025060
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Smit, B. and J. Wandel, 2006: Adaptation, adaptive capacity and vulnerability.
Global Environmental Change, 16, 282-292. Smith, K., 1996: Environmental
Hazards.' Assessing Risk and Reducing Disaster. Second Edition. Routledge,
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Changing Climate. Discussion Paper prepared for the World Conference on
Disaster Reduction on behalf of the Vulnerability and Adaptation Resource
Group, Washington, ...

Wilderness Medicine E Book

Author: Paul S. Auerbach
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1455733563
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Drought—Living with Risk: An Integrated Approach to reducing Societal
Vulnerability to Drought, International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR) Ad
Hoc Discussion Group on Drought, 2003. 5. Dudley WC, Lee M: Tsunami, ...
Smith K: Environmental hazards: Assessing risk and reducing disaster, ed 4,
London, 2004, Routledge. 17. Tilling RI: Volcanic hazards. In Marti J, Ernst GJ,
editors: Volcanoes and environment, 2005, Cambridge University Press. 18.
Twigg J: Disaster risk ...

Hydrometeorological Hazards

Author: Philippe Quevauviller
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111862954X
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Natural disasters and Social Resilience, Earthscan Publications, London, 256 pp.
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local level disaster risk reduction planning: Need, opportunities and challenges.
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(eds D. Chang Seng and J. Birkmann) Migration and Global Environmental
Change, Foresight SR4b, Vulnerability Assessment, Risk Management and
Adaptive ...