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The Resource Hazards, risks, and disasters in society, volume editors, Andrew E. Collins, Samantha Jones, Bernard Manyena and Janaka Jayawickrama

Hazards, risks, and disasters in society, volume editors, Andrew E. Collins, Samantha Jones, Bernard Manyena and Janaka Jayawickrama

Label
Hazards, risks, and disasters in society
Title
Hazards, risks, and disasters in society
Statement of responsibility
volume editors, Andrew E. Collins, Samantha Jones, Bernard Manyena and Janaka Jayawickrama
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
IUL
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Collins, Andrew E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones, Samantha
  • Manyena, Bernard
  • Jayawickrama, Janaka
Series statement
Hazards and Disasters Series
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  • Natural disasters
  • Natural disasters
  • Emergency management
Label
Hazards, risks, and disasters in society, volume editors, Andrew E. Collins, Samantha Jones, Bernard Manyena and Janaka Jayawickrama
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: hazards, risks, and disasters in Society / Andrew E. Collins, Bernard Manyena, Janaka Jayawickrama and Samantha Jones -- Against the drive for institutionalization: two decades of disaster volunteers in Japan / Tomohide Atsumi -- Disastrous disasters: a polemic on capitalism, climate change, and humanitarianism / Phil O'Keefe, Geoff O'Brien and Janaka Jayawickrama -- Disaster risk governance: evolution and influences / Samantha Jones, Bernard Manyena and Sara Walsh -- Developing sustainable capacity for disaster risk reduction in Southern Africa / Per Becker and Dewald van Niekerk -- Understanding rights-based approach in disasters: a case for affirming human dignity / Supriya Akerkar and John Devavaram -- Reactive to proactive to reflective practices in disaster risk reduction / Nibedita S. Ray-Bennett, Anthony Masys, Hideyuki Shiroshita and Peter Jackson -- Vulnerability, coping and loss and damage from climate events / Kees van der Geest and Koko Warner -- Flood shelters in Bangladesh: some issues from the user's perspective / M. Aminur Rahman, Fuad H. Mallick, M. Shahjahan Mondal and Mohammad Rezaur Rahman -- Cyber-security hazards in society / Maitland Hyslop -- Natural disasters and violent conflicts / Elisabeth King and John C. Mutter -- Everyday practices and symbolic forms of resistance: adapting to environmental change in coastal Louisiana / Julie Koppel Maldonado -- Political responses to emergencies / David Alexander -- Double disaster: disaster through a gender lens / Sarah Bradshaw and Maureene Fordham -- Disaster risk reduction in the shadow of the law / Michael Eburn -- Self-care in Bangladesh: local level resilience and risk reduction / Ross Edgeworth -- Culture: the crucial factor in hazard, risk, and disaster recovery: the anthropological perspective / Susanna M. Hoffman -- Risk, resilience, and readiness: developing an all-hazards perspective / Douglas Paton -- Interpretative frameworks of disaster in society close-up / Ryo Morimoto -- Therapeutic communities in the context of disaster / Brenda D. Phillips -- View of Abrahamic religions on natural disaster risk reduction / Mohsen Ghafory-Ashtiany -- Conclusion: hazards, risks, and disasters in society / Andrew E. Collins, Janaka Jayawickrama, Samantha Jones and Bernard Manyena
Control code
FIEb1765208x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 405 pages
Isbn
9780123964519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)903652792
Label
Hazards, risks, and disasters in society, volume editors, Andrew E. Collins, Samantha Jones, Bernard Manyena and Janaka Jayawickrama
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: hazards, risks, and disasters in Society / Andrew E. Collins, Bernard Manyena, Janaka Jayawickrama and Samantha Jones -- Against the drive for institutionalization: two decades of disaster volunteers in Japan / Tomohide Atsumi -- Disastrous disasters: a polemic on capitalism, climate change, and humanitarianism / Phil O'Keefe, Geoff O'Brien and Janaka Jayawickrama -- Disaster risk governance: evolution and influences / Samantha Jones, Bernard Manyena and Sara Walsh -- Developing sustainable capacity for disaster risk reduction in Southern Africa / Per Becker and Dewald van Niekerk -- Understanding rights-based approach in disasters: a case for affirming human dignity / Supriya Akerkar and John Devavaram -- Reactive to proactive to reflective practices in disaster risk reduction / Nibedita S. Ray-Bennett, Anthony Masys, Hideyuki Shiroshita and Peter Jackson -- Vulnerability, coping and loss and damage from climate events / Kees van der Geest and Koko Warner -- Flood shelters in Bangladesh: some issues from the user's perspective / M. Aminur Rahman, Fuad H. Mallick, M. Shahjahan Mondal and Mohammad Rezaur Rahman -- Cyber-security hazards in society / Maitland Hyslop -- Natural disasters and violent conflicts / Elisabeth King and John C. Mutter -- Everyday practices and symbolic forms of resistance: adapting to environmental change in coastal Louisiana / Julie Koppel Maldonado -- Political responses to emergencies / David Alexander -- Double disaster: disaster through a gender lens / Sarah Bradshaw and Maureene Fordham -- Disaster risk reduction in the shadow of the law / Michael Eburn -- Self-care in Bangladesh: local level resilience and risk reduction / Ross Edgeworth -- Culture: the crucial factor in hazard, risk, and disaster recovery: the anthropological perspective / Susanna M. Hoffman -- Risk, resilience, and readiness: developing an all-hazards perspective / Douglas Paton -- Interpretative frameworks of disaster in society close-up / Ryo Morimoto -- Therapeutic communities in the context of disaster / Brenda D. Phillips -- View of Abrahamic religions on natural disaster risk reduction / Mohsen Ghafory-Ashtiany -- Conclusion: hazards, risks, and disasters in society / Andrew E. Collins, Janaka Jayawickrama, Samantha Jones and Bernard Manyena
Control code
FIEb1765208x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 405 pages
Isbn
9780123964519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)903652792

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