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  • The Routledge Handbook of Disaster Risk Reduction Including Climate Change Adaptation

    Edited by Ilan Kelman, Jessica Mercer, JC Gaillard

    The Routledge Handbook of Disaster Risk Reduction Including Climate Change Adaptation aims to provide an overview and critique of the current state of knowledge, policy, and practice, encouraging engagement, and reflection on bringing the two sectors together. This long-awaited and welcomed volume…

    Hardback – 2017-05-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Island Studies, 4-vol. set

    Edited by Ilan Kelman, Godfrey Baldacchino

    Big or small, islands and their inhabitant communities have long been the focus of intellectual enquiry, but in recent years a whole host of new academic institutes, journals, and conferences have devoted themselves to their study and research. And while early scholarly work mostly originated from…

    Hardback – 2016-03-31
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Geography

  • Disaster Risk

    Edited by Ben Wisner, J. C. Gaillard, Ilan Kelman

    Especially in an era of rapid global environmental change, questions and issues about and around natural hazards and disasters are dizzying in their complexity—and urgency. Answering the need for an authoritative reference work to make sense of this fast-moving area, and its vast and…

    Hardback – 2015-03-31
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in the Environment

  • Disaster Management

    International Lessons in Risk Reduction, Response and Recovery

    Edited by Alejandro López-Carresi, Maureen Fordham, Ben Wisner, Ilan Kelman, JC Gaillard

    There is a perennial gap between theory and practice, between academia and active professionals in the field of disaster management. This gap means that valuable lessons are not learned and people die or suffer as a result. This book opens a dialogue between theory and practice. It offers vital…

    Paperback – 2014-09-22
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Hazards and Disaster Risk Reduction

    Edited by Ben Wisner, JC Gaillard, Ilan Kelman

    The Handbook provides a comprehensive statement and reference point for hazard and disaster research, policy making, and practice in an international and multi-disciplinary context. It offers critical reviews and appraisals of current state of the art and future development of conceptual,…

    Paperback – 2011-12-22
    Routledge

  • Disaster Diplomacy

    How Disasters Affect Peace and Conflict

    By Ilan Kelman

    When an earthquake hits a war zone or cyclone aid is flown in by an enemy, many ask: Can catastrophe bring peace? Disaster prevention and mitigation provide similar questions. Could setting up a flood warning system bring enemy countries together? Could a regional earthquake building code set the…

    Hardback – 2011-08-31
    Routledge

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