Disaster Risk Reduction : Community Resilience and Responses /

This book discusses the interconnected, complex and emerging risks in today's societies and deliberates on the various aspects of disaster risk reduction strategies especially through community resilience and responses. It consists of selected papers presented at the World Congress on Disaster...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Zutshi, Bupinder (Editor, http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/edt), Ahmad, Akbaruddin (Editor, http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/edt), Srungarapati, Ananda Babu (Editor, http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/edt)
Format: eBook
Published: Singapore : Springer Singapore : Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan, 2019.
Edition:1st ed. 2019.
Online Access:Connect to the full text of this electronic book
Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1: The struggles of women: An Experience from the flood prone area
  • Chapter 2: Innovative use of Technology (GIS) forStructural Inequality and Disaster Risk Reduction: An Indian Experience Disaster Risk Reduction- a case study
  • Chapter 3: Bridging the Gap Between Academicians and Bureaucrats- the NYSAF Way
  • Chapter 4: Recovery after Disasters- Problems and Prospects: The Case of Koslanda -Meeriyabedda Landslide in Sri Lanka
  • Chapter 5: Indigenous Knowledge and Practices in Disaster Management: Experie
  • Chapter 6: Nces of the Coastal People of Bangladesh
  • Chapter 7: Mainstreaming Nuclear Disaster Risk Reduction in India
  • Chapter 8: Integrating disaster management content in to social work curriculum-voices of social work students
  • Chapter 9: Coordination Does Matter for Effective Disaster Management in the Coastal Areas in Bangladesh
  • Chapter 10: Cyclone Aila: Immediate Challenges and Impact on Socio-Economy
  • Chapter 11: Post-traumatic Stress Disorder and Depression among the Survivors of Nepal Earthquake: A Need Assessment Study
  • Chapter 12: Linking Gender vulnerability and Disasters
  • Chapter 13: A Sociological Perspective on 'Institutional Coordination' for Disaster Risk Reduction in India. <women and="" the="" gaps="" in="" framework="" of="" disaster="" risk="" reduction
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