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Title Disaster resiliency [electronic resource] : interdisciplinary perspectives / Naim Kapucu, Christopher V. Hawkins, Fernando I. Rivera.
Author Kapucu, Naim.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Routledge, 2012.
Edition 1st ed.

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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Foreword -- Preface -- Disaster resiliency : interdisciplinary perspectives -- Introduction to conceptual insights and applications of resilience -- All hazards, whole community : creating resiliency -- Sociological insights on the role of social capital in disaster resilience -- Understanding hurricane vulnerability : Florida mobile home parks -- Building collaborative capacity for disaster resiliency -- Resilient rural communities: housing recovery patterns following hurricane Katrina -- Taking action in uncertain environments : connecting resilience to hazards -- Public risks and disaster resilience : rethinking public and private sector roles -- Networks, collaborative planning, and perceived quality of comprehensive plans -- Examining environmental factors contributing to community resilience along the Gulf of Mexico coast -- Resilience planning in the face of uncertainty : adapting to climate change effects on coastal hazards -- Incorporating resilience of rural communities for pro-active risk reduction in Shikoku, Japan -- Improving community resilience through networks -- The role of responder networks in promoting community resilience : toward a measurement framework of network capacity -- Coping with catastrophe : "black swan" in northeastern Japan, March 11, 2011 -- Enhancing community resilience : a matter of multi-level framework, mixed methods, and multi-sectoral tools -- Management capacity and rural community resilience -- Inter-organizational coordination : analysis of 2011 van earthquake -- Community capacity and interorganizational networks for disaster resilience : comparison of rural and urban counties -- (Conclusion): emerging research in disaster resiliency and sustainability : implications for policy and practice -- Bibliography -- Appendices -- List of contributors.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Disasters -- Social aspects.
Community organization.
Resilience (Personality trait)
Emergency management.
Added Author Hawkins, Christopher V. (Christopher Vincent)
Rivera, Fernando I.
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780415626897 0415626897 0203102452 (DLC) 2012022525
ISBN 0203102452 (electronic bk.)
9780203102459 (electronic bk.)
9780415626897 (hbk)
0415626897 (hbk)
OCLC # EBC1097848
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