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2019

Handbook of Disaster Risk Reduction and Management

Author : Alfred Scott

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781641161091

Natural disasters are adverse events caused due to natural processes of the Earth. Disasters can be classified into different types depending on the area of occurrence, like geological disasters, volcanic

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2016

Disaster Risk and Management

Author : Alfred Scott

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781632397096

Disaster management tries to provide information about the types of disaster risks, how to respond and prepare for them. It includes sub-disciplines like disaster risk reduction, mitigation and preparedness.

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2016

Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Management

Author : Alfred Scott

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781632397218

Disaster management is a field which deals with minimizing the effects of disasters and casualties. It refers to planning and forming such methods that can help in predicting and controlling risks associated

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2015

Encyclopedia of Disaster Management: Volume I (Assessment and Impact)

Author : Alfred Scott

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781632392251

This book presents information that is essential for improving disaster management. The book discusses the management component of the disaster continuum i.e. the nature of the risk, hazard, vulnerability,

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2015

Encyclopedia of Disaster Management: Volume II (Observations and Implications)

Author : Alfred Scott

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781632392268

Disaster management involves the mitigation of effects of a calamity using an integrative strategy involving both human and materialistic resources. This book presents an overview of crucial disaster management

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2015

Encyclopedia of Disaster Management: Volume III (Natural Disasters)

Author : Alfred Scott

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781632392275

The book provides an analysis of the intricate and extensive field of the impact of natural disasters. Various approaches are possible to examine psychological, environmental, economic, or societal damage

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2015

Encyclopedia of Disaster Management: Volume IV (Selected Topics in Natural Disasters)

Author : Alfred Scott

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781632392282

The crossroads between more and more populated human communities and their transforming environment pose distinct complications than ever before. This book serves as a great source of reference for several

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2015

Encyclopedia of Disaster Management: Volume V (Tsunami)

Author : Alfred Scott

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781632392299

Tsunami is considered an epidemic natural disaster. The purpose of this multidisciplinary text is to present numerous researches regarding development and management methods required before and after tsunami.

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2015

Tsunami and its Impacts: A Deeper Understanding

Author : Alfred Scott

Subject : Earth and Planetary Sciences

ISBN :9781632395993

Tsunami can be defined as a long, high sea wave caused by an earthquake or other disturbance. This book contains information for the purpose of in-depth understanding of the vast topic of tsunami dynamics.

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