Natural Disasters

Author: D.E. Alexander
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780412047411
Size: 45.31 MB
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Here is a comprehensive overview of the geophysical, technological, and social aspects of natural disasters.

Natural Disasters And Development In A Globalizing World

Author: Mark Pelling
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 0415279577
Size: 18.96 MB
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Authorative and comprehensive, this book makes clear that there are links between global scale processes and local experiences of disaster, but underlies the difficulty of attributing blame for individual disasters on specific global ...

Coping With Natural Disasters

Author: Allison Stark Draper
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780823920716
Size: 26.85 MB
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Discusses such natural disasters as earthquakes, volcanoes, floods, and hurricanes, and how one can prepare and respond to these disasters.

Natural Disasters

Author: Tim Wood
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781568470856
Size: 50.28 MB
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Summarizes natural disasters throughout history, emphasizing the causes, the loss of life and property, and ways of lessening the damage.

The Vulnerability Of Cities

Author: Mark Pelling
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136551476
Size: 40.71 MB
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This introductory user's guide to systems analysis and systems design focuses on building sustainable information systems to meet tomorrow's needs.

The Phoenix Of Natural Disasters

Author: Kathryn Gow
Publisher: Nova Publishers
ISBN: 9781604561616
Size: 53.49 MB
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This book encompasses discussions between Kathryn Gow and Douglas Paton, both psychologists who have researched stress, burnout, trauma, and recovery in natural disasters.

Natural Disasters

Author: Jordan Brown
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780439280402
Size: 10.63 MB
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Suggests activities and projects based on Internet resources dealing with volcanoes, storms, earthquakes, and other natural disasters to increase understanding of science, the forces of nature, and their effects on human society.

Natural Disasters

Author: Pan American Health Organization
Publisher: Pan American Health Org
ISBN: 9275115753
Size: 59.64 MB
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Includes statistics.

Natural Disasters

Author: P. A. Merriman
Publisher: Thomas Telford
ISBN: 9780727719362
Size: 47.81 MB
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In the light of these figures, the United Nations proclaimed the 1990s as the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction and this book focuses on the British contribution to the Decade and is supplemented by papers from America, ...