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  1. Add to Wish List Governing Disasters

    Governing Disasters

    Edited by Alberto Alemanno
    This is the first volume that addresses the complexities of the volcanic ash cloud that overshadowed Europe in April 2011, but has subsequently struck again in Australia, Chile and Europe. It does so from a multidisciplinary perspective,...
    Hardback (2011)

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  2. Add to Wish List The Asian Tsunami

    The Asian Tsunami

    Sisira Jayasuriya, Peter McCawley
    The 2004 Asian tsunami was the greatest natural disaster in recent times. Almost 230 000 people died. In response, governments in Asia and the broader international community announced large aid programs. The resulting assistance effort ...
    Hardback (2011)

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  3. Add to Wish List The Political Economy of Hurricane Katrina and Community Rebound

    The Political Economy of Hurricane Katrina and Community Rebound

    Edited by Emily Chamlee-Wright, Virgil Henry Storr
    In 2005 Hurricane Katrina posed an unprecedented set of challenges to formal and informal systems of disaster response and recovery. Informed by the Virginia School of Political Economy, the contributors to this study critically examine ...
    Hardback (2010)

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  4. Add to Wish List Disaster Law

    Disaster Law

    Edited by Daniel A. Farber, Michael Faure
    The field of disaster law has witnessed a huge surge in interest over the past few years. Building widespread recognition of the shortcomings of legal systems faced with disasters, academics have increasingly turned their attention to ex...
    Hardback (2010)

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  5. Add to Wish List Distributional Impacts of Climate Change and Disasters

    Distributional Impacts of Climate Change and Disasters

    Edited by Matthias Ruth, María E. Ibarrarán
    Climate change tends to increase the frequency and intensity of weather-related disasters, which puts many people at risk. Economic, social and environmental impacts further increase vulnerability to disasters and tend to set back develo...
    Hardback (2009)

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  6. Add to Wish List Natural Disaster Analysis after Hurricane Katrina

    Natural Disaster Analysis after Hurricane Katrina

    Edited by Harry W, Richardson, Peter Gordon, James E. Moore II
    This influential book explores the key policy implications arising from Hurricane Katrina. Leading scholars from fields as diverse as decision analysis, risk management, economics, engineering, transportation, urban planning and sociolog...
    Paperback (2009)

    List price $82.00

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    Hardback (2008)

    List price $165.00

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  7. Add to Wish List The Economic Costs and Consequences of Terrorism

    The Economic Costs and Consequences of Terrorism

    Edited by Harry W Richardson, Peter Gordon, James E. Moore II
    This landmark book covers a range of issues concerning the consequences of terrorist attacks. Beginning with a discussion of new policies and strategies, it then delves into specific areas of concern, modeling a range of possible scenari...
    Paperback (2008)

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    Hardback (2007)

    List price $165.00

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  8. Add to Wish List The Economic Impacts of Terrorist Attacks

    The Economic Impacts of Terrorist Attacks

    Edited by Harry W. Richardson, Peter Gordon, James E. Moore II
    Focussing on the economics of terrorism in the post 9/11 world, this book brings together original research based on the collaborative efforts of leading economists and planners. The authoritative and expert contributors use a variety o...
    Paperback (2007)

    List price $71.00

    Member price $56.80

    Hardback (2006)

    List price $159.00

    Member price $143.10

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