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.

Building Safer Cities

Author: Alcira Kreimer
Publisher: World Bank Publications
ISBN: 9780821354971
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the future of disaster risk Alcira Kreimer, Margaret Arnold, Anne Carlin. An IDE
Action Plan. ... Cost-Bene/it Analysis and Regulatory Reform: An Assessment of
the Science and the Art. Discussion Paper 97-19. Washington ... "World Bank's
Role in Reducing Impacts of Disasters." Natural ... Environmental Hazards.
Assessing ...

Geomorphological Hazards And Disaster Prevention

Author: Irasema Alcántara-Ayala
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521769256
Size: 75.44 MB
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An anatomy of adaptation to climate change and variability. Climate Change,
45,223–251. Smith, K. (2004). Environmental Hazards: Assessing Risk and
Reducing Disaster. London, New York: Routledge. Smyth, C. G. and Royle, S. A.

An Introduction To Global Environmental Issues

Author: Lewis A. Owen
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134769202
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Chapter 8: Key points 1 Natural hazards are typically unpredictable and may
cause death, injury, and destruction of or damage to agricultural land, ... The
magnitude and frequency of various natural disasters form part of any risk
assessment, and corresponding insurance. ... It draws together practical and
policy conclusions with a view to disaster reduction and the promotion of a safer
environment. Bryant ...

Natural Disaster Hotspots Case Studies

Author: Margaret Arnold
Publisher: World Bank Publications
ISBN: 0821363336
Size: 28.96 MB
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The model can be used to better understand socioeconomic context, and,
eventually, classes of countries at risk can be ... 1993: The Environment as
Hazard, Second Edition. ... Environmental Hazards, Assessing Risk and
Reducing Disaster.

Entwicklung Einer Indikatorenbasierten Methodik Zur Vulnerabilit Tsanalyse F R Die Bewertung Von Risiken In Der Industriellen Produktion

Author: Mirjam Merz
Publisher: KIT Scientific Publishing
ISBN: 3866447132
Size: 65.57 MB
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Sing Lee, Th.Y. (2008): Supply Chain Risk Management, in: International Journal
of Decision Sciences, 1, (1), 98-114. Smith, K. (1996): Environmental Hazards -
Assessing Risk and Reducing Disaster, Routledge, London, New York. Smith, K.

Geoenvironmental Hazards In Himalaya

Author: Bindhy Wasini Pandey
Publisher: Mittal Publications
ISBN: 9788170998648
Size: 40.78 MB
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Assessment and Mapping (the Upper Beas Basin) Bindhy Wasini Pandey ...
Sharma, V.B. (1995) Strategies for Mitigation of Natural Hazards. In V.K. Sharma
... Smith, K. (1996) Environmental Hazards: Assessing Risk and Reducing

Environmental Hazards And Disasters

Author: Bimal Kanti Paul
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470660015
Size: 41.54 MB
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In The Indian Ocean Tsunami: The Global Response to a Natural Disasters (eds
P.P. Karan and S.P. Subbiah). Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky, pp.
261–280. Smith, K. (1992) Environmental Hazards: Assessing Risk and
Reducing ...