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2007, ISBN 0691129975, viii, 377
Charles Perrow is famous worldwide for his ideas about normal accidents, the notion that multiple and unexpected failures--catastrophes waiting to happen--are... 
Emergency management | United States | Prevention | Infrastructure (Economics) | Disasters | Terrorism | Sociology | Technology | Hazard mitigation | Risk management | Government policy | Security measures
Book
2011, Third edition., ISBN 9780123821744, xviii, 684
Introduction to International Disaster Management, Third Edition, continues to serve as the leading comprehensive overview of global emergency management. This... 
Relief Work | Disaster relief | International cooperation | Emergency management | Hazard mitigation
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2018, ISBN 0128120568, xix, 465 pages
Integrated Disaster Science and Management: Global Case Studies in Mitigation and Recovery bridges the gap between scientific research on natural disasters and the practice of disaster management... 
Catastrophes naturelles | Catastrophes | Réduction | Gestion des situations d'urgence | Emergency management | Hazard mitigation | Risk management | Natural disasters | Gestion du risque
Book
2014, 1, Wiley Works, ISBN 1118620828, xv, 260 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Defending society against natural hazards is a high-stakes game of chance against nature, involving tough decisions. How should a developing nation allocate... 
Catastrophes naturelles | Catastrophes | Réduction | Aspect économique | Gestion des situations d'urgence | Risk assessment | Emergency management | Economic aspects | Hazard mitigation | Natural disasters | Gestion du risque | Hazard mitigation - Economic aspects | Math & Science | Finance & Economics
Book
2016, ISBN 9780124201347, xxi, 436
Hazard Mitigation in Emergency Management introduces readers to mitigation, one of the four foundational phases of emergency management, and to the hazard mitigation planning process... 
Emergency management | Hazard mitigation | Crisis management | Remote control
Book
2017, Geophysical monograph, ISBN 111921792X, Volume 228., xv, 266 pages
"Several scholars across the globe identified the present lack of high quality damage data as the main constraint to efficient risk mitigation... 
Catastrophes | Environmental geology | Réduction | Géoécologie | Hazard mitigation | Dommages causés par les inondations | Flood damage | Research | Flood damage prevention
Book
Ecological economics, ISSN 0921-8009, 02/2015, Volume 110, pp. 36 - 50
Public flood protection cannot eliminate totally the risk of flooding. Hence, private mitigation measures which proactively protect homes from being flooded or reduce flood damage are an essential part of modern flood risk management... 
Climate change | Charity hazard | Germany | Flood mitigation | Adaptation | Moral hazard | Q54 | R22 | D81 | Economics | Environmental Studies | Social Sciences | Life Sciences & Biomedicine | Business & Economics | Environmental Sciences & Ecology | Ecology | Science & Technology | Environmental Sciences | Surveys | Climatic changes
Journal Article
2017, Geophysical monograph, ISBN 1119027861, Volume 223., x, 346 pages
Uncertainties are pervasive in natural hazards, and it is crucial to develop robust and meaningful approaches to characterize and communicate uncertainties to... 
Catastrophes naturelles | Mathematical models | Uncertainty (Information theory) | Modèles mathématiques | Natural disasters | Incertitude (Théorie de l'information) | Hazard mitigation
Book
2017, Civil infrastructure health and sustainability, ISBN 1482208334, xxiv, 507 pages
This book explains and presents the need for Multihazard Consideration (MH) in the management of civil infrastructure, what constitutes MH, and how to address... 
Infrastructure (Economics) | Prevention | Risk assessment | Safety measures | Emergency management | Hazard mitigation | Public works | Accidents | Engineering Management | Georisk & Hazards | Civil engineering | Reliability (Engineering)
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2009, 1. Aufl., Geotechnical, geological and earthquake engineering, ISBN 9789048123988, Volume 11., xi, 218
.... Disaster mitigation covers a wide variety of activities involving numerous disciplines. Civil engineering makes probably the most effective contribution to the mitigation of life and material losses in earthquakes and tsunamis... 
Earthquake hazard anlaysis | Earthquake engineering | Disaster relief | Safety measures | seismology | Emergency management | geological hazards | engineering | earthquakes | health and safety | Mitigation | Congresses | Earthquakes | Environmental aspects | Hazard mitigation | Tsunamis | Natural disasters | Civil engineering
Book
2010, Planning Advisory Service report, ISBN 9781932364842, Volume no. 560., vi, 145
Book
2016, ISBN 9780465096473, vii, 356 pages
"A global risk expert defends his assertion that disasters are manufactured by people building in the wrong places and in the wrong way and recounts the ways... 
Prevention | Environmental risk assessment | Hazard mitigation | Planning | Natural disasters | Hazardous geographic environments
Book
03/2018, ISBN 1107154898, 414
In recent years there has been growing recognition that disaster risk cannot be reduced by focusing solely on physical hazards without considering factors that... 
Disasters | Risk | Hazard mitigation | Natural disasters
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2011, ISBN 0415477514, xiv, 203
The impacts of climate change are already being felt. Learning how to live with these impacts is a priority for human development. In this context, it is too... 
Acclimatization | Climatic changes | Human beings | Climate change mitigation | Effect of climate on | Environment & the Developing World | Environmental Geography | Environmental Studies | Hazards & Disasters | Development Geography | Sociology of Science & Technology
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