This book explores the common language of politics, ecology and risk, and crosses their conceptual divides. It seeks to shed light on the underlying structural factors, processes, players and interactions in the risk scenario, all of which influence decision-making that both increases and reduces disaster risk. The first section explores risk governance under conditions of increasing complexity, diversity and change. The discussion includes chapters on The problem of governance in the risk…
ISBN 10 : 9789401793285
ISBN 13 : 940179328X
This book explores the common language of politics, ecology and risk, and crosses their conceptual divides. It seeks to shed light on the underlying structural factors, processes, ..
ISBN 10 : 9780128038796
ISBN 13 : 0128038799
Natech Risk Assessment and Management: Reducing the Risk of Natural-Hazard Impact on Hazardous Installations covers the entire spectrum of issues pertinent to Natech risk assessmen..
ISBN 10 : 9781462529179
ISBN 13 : 1462529178
Revised edition of: Natural hazards: explanation and integration / Graham A. Tobin and Burrell E. Montz. c1997...
ISBN 10 : 9789813207967
ISBN 13 : 9813207965
Climate change is increasingly of great concern to the world community. The earth has witnessed the buildup of greenhouse gases (GHG) in the atmosphere, changes in biodiversity, an..
ISBN 10 : UCSD:31822034650432
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'As a whole, it thoughtfully reflects upon and elucidates the fundamental ideas and contributions that have taken root in the 20 years since publication of the Brundtland Report. C..
ISBN 10 : UCAL:B5115529
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Collection of contributed articles predomiantly on watershed development and environment related issues with reference to India..