Natural hazards and disaster risk reduction : putting research into practice / edited by Carina J Fearnley, Emily Wilkinson, Catherine J Tillyard, Stephen J Edwards. - London : Routledge, 2014. - viii., 109 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.

"The chapters in this book were originally published in Environmental Hazards, volume 11, issue 2 (2012)"--Citation information, page vii.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

1.Culture and disaster risk reduction: Lessons and opportunities /​ Julia Becker
2.Disaster-induced migration: Assessing the impact of extreme weather events on livelihoods /​ Prasanna Krishna Krishnamurthy
3.Building livelihoods to reduce risk among the most marginalized in urban areas: Strategic approaches from Dhaka /​ David Sanderson
4.Evaluating critical links in early warning systems for natural hazards /​ Carina J. Fearnley
5.`Community' perceptions of a disaster risk reduction intervention at Santa Ana (Ilamatepec) Volcano, El Salvador /​ Paul White
6.Why `small is beautiful' in municipal disaster risk reduction: Evidence from the Yucatan peninsula, Mexico /​ Emily Wilkinson
7.Conference summary on disaster risk reduction for natural hazards: Putting research into practice /​ Emily Wilkinson.

9780415834605 (hbk.)

Hazard mitigation.
Natural disasters--Risk assessment.

363.34 NAT / 005279
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