Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience

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The Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience series serves the international urban and regional planning community, as well as those in related disciplines including public administration, architecture, engineering, political science, sociology, envrionmental and physical sciences, and the many disciplines connected to disaster work and research. The series brings together a cross-disciplinary group of experienced researchers and practitioners to author timely, interdisciplinary and practical information for practitioners, students and researchers.

  • Learning from Disaster: Planning for Resilience book cover

    Learning from Disaster

    Planning for Resilience

    By Karl Kim

    Learning from Disaster: Planning for Resilience is the first book of the Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience series and offers an interdisciplinary approach to the planning and redesign of cities following catastrophic events. With international cases, toolkits, and exercises throughout, this…

    Paperback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge
    Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience

  • Cities and Volcanoes book cover

    Cities and Volcanoes

    By Bruce F. Houghton, Karl Kim

    Cities and Volcanoes is a part of the Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience series, offering interdisciplinary explanations for the factors that transform volcanic crises into natural disasters. It takes advantage of recent exceptionally well documented volcanic crises to identify the complex mesh…

    Paperback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge
    Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience

  • Displaced by Disaster: Recovery and Resilience in a Globalizing World book cover

    Displaced by Disaster

    Recovery and Resilience in a Globalizing World

    By Ann-Margaret Esnard, Alka Sapat

    Displacement has traditionally been conceptualized as a phenomenon that results from conflict or other disruptions in developing or unstable countries. Hurricane Katrina shattered this notion and highlighted the various dilemmas of population displacement in the United States. The dilemmas stem…

    Paperback – 2014-06-26
    Routledge
    Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience