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Resilience and urban risk management / editors, Damien Serre, Bruno Barroca, Richard Laganier.

By: 'How the concept of resilience is able to improve urban risk management? A temporal and a spatial analysis' (Conference) (2011 : Paris, France).
Contributor(s): Serre, Damien [editor of compilation.] | Barroca, Bruno [editor of compilation.] | Laganier, Richard [editor of compilation.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, 2013Description: xi, 179 p. : ill, maps ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780415621472 (hbk.) ; 9780203072820 (ebook).Subject(s): Urban ecology (Sociology) | City planning -- Environmental aspects | Emergency management | Risk managementDDC classification: 307.76 RES Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
Resilencery vulnerability notion-looking in another direction in order to study risks and disasters Using the geo-archaeological approach to explain past urban hazards Evolution of natural hazard assessment and response methods Rise of resilience in large metropolitan areas: progress and hold backs in the parisian experience Flood-proof ecocities: technology, design and governance Resilience engineering offer for municipalities Strategies of urban flood integration - Zollhafen Mainz Dutch room for the River programme and its European dimension Managing urban flooding in the face of continuous change Urban resilience in post-Katrina/​Rita New Orleans Assessing the resilience of urban technical networks: from theory to application to waste management Urban technical networks resilience assessment Organizational resilience: a multidisciplinary sociotechnical challenge Resilience-based design for urban cities An auto-diagnosis tool to improve urban resilience: the RATP case study Flood resilience assessment of New Orleans neighborhood over time Resilience: a pragmatic approach to the concept through the creation of the Lle-de-France (IdF) regional master plan Trying to avoid discrepancies between flood victims mobilisations and urban runoffs management policies in order to improve resilience: the case of the Biévre river catchment.
ENGnetBASECIVILENGINEERINGnetBaseWATERnetBASESummary: Resilience and Urban Risk Management presents the latest progress made in designing resilient towns, and identifies leads to be explored for attaining the objective of systematically integrating risks into urban environments The aim of the book is to provide guidance in designing and planning future cities, and to create a new form of risk management that does not ignore what already exists, but integrates it in the same way as if it were new. Resilience and Urban Risk Management is of interest to academics, architects, town planners and engineers concerned with the relationship between urban.
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At head of title: Proceedings of the Conference 'How the concept of resilience is able to improve urban risk management? : A temporal and a spatial analysis', Paris, France, 3-4 November 2011.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Resilencery vulnerability notion-looking in another direction in order to study risks and disasters
Using the geo-archaeological approach to explain past urban hazards
Evolution of natural hazard assessment and response methods
Rise of resilience in large metropolitan areas: progress and hold backs in the parisian experience
Flood-proof ecocities: technology, design and governance
Resilience engineering offer for municipalities
Strategies of urban flood integration - Zollhafen Mainz
Dutch room for the River programme and its European dimension
Managing urban flooding in the face of continuous change
Urban resilience in post-Katrina/​Rita New Orleans
Assessing the resilience of urban technical networks: from theory to application to waste management
Urban technical networks resilience assessment
Organizational resilience: a multidisciplinary sociotechnical challenge
Resilience-based design for urban cities
An auto-diagnosis tool to improve urban resilience: the RATP case study
Flood resilience assessment of New Orleans neighborhood over time
Resilience: a pragmatic approach to the concept through the creation of the Lle-de-France (IdF) regional master plan
Trying to avoid discrepancies between flood victims mobilisations and urban runoffs management policies in order to improve resilience: the case of the Biévre river catchment.

Resilience and Urban Risk Management presents the latest progress made in designing resilient towns, and identifies leads to be explored for attaining the objective of systematically integrating risks into urban environments The aim of the book is to provide guidance in designing and planning future cities, and to create a new form of risk management that does not ignore what already exists, but integrates it in the same way as if it were new. Resilience and Urban Risk Management is of interest to academics, architects, town planners and engineers concerned with the relationship between urban.

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