After Disasters

Author: Viet Dinh
Publisher: Platinum Spotlight Series
ISBN: 9781683246398
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"In the wake of a life-shattering earthquake in India four rescue workers fight to impose order on an increasingly chaotic city.

Rebuilding After Disasters

Author: Gonzalo Lizarralde
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134028458
Size: 34.22 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.

After Great Disasters

Author: Laurie A. Johnson
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781558443310
Size: 58.45 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.

After Disaster

Author: Thomas A. Birkland
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
ISBN: 9780878406531
Size: 72.36 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 Urban Places After Disaster

Author: Eugenie L. Birch
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812204484
Size: 48.57 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 ...

Following Disasters

Author: Nancy McCabe
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781944853037
Size: 69.38 MB
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A contemporary ghost story about a young girl finding independence after losing her parents and being betrayed by friends. Each character is haunted by familiar traditions from fairy tales and horror genres with a gratifying happy ending.

Rebuilding Sustainable Communities For Children And Their Families After Disasters

Author: Adenrele Awotona
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443818208
Size: 26.96 MB
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Most of the essays in this edited volume were originally presented at the
November 2008 International Conference on Rebuilding Sustainable
Communities for Children and their Families after Disasters that was held at the
University of Massachusetts Boston in the United States of America. In addition to
our esteemed program participants, I would like to acknowledge the following
people and organizations for their efforts to make the conference a success: Alice
Barton-Joumaa, ...