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書名 Crucibles of hazard : mega-cities and disasters in transition / edited by James K. Mitchell
出版項 Tokyo ; New York : United Nations University Press, c1999
國際標準書號 9280809873 (pbk.)
book jacket
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 亞太中心圖書室  HV553 C78 1999    在架上    30620020037973
說明 xiii, 535 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction / James K. Mitchell -- Natural disasters in the context of mega-cities / James K. Mitchell -- Urbanization and disaster mitigation in Tokyo / Yoshio Kumagai and Yoshiteru Nojima -- Flood hazard in seoul : a preliminary assessment / Kwi-Gon Kim -- Environmental hazards in Dhaka / Saleemul Huq -- Natural and anthropogenic hazards in the Sydney sprawl : is the city sustainable? / John Handmer -- Disaster response in London : a case of learning constrained by history and experience / Dennis J. Parker -- Lima, Peru : underdevelopment and vulnerability to hazards in the city of the kings / Anthony Oliver-Smith -- Social vulnerability to disasters in Mexico : an assessment method / Sergio Puente -- Natural hazards of the San Francisco Bay mega-city : trial by earthquake, wind, and fire / Rutherford H. Platt -- There are worse things than earthquakes : hazard vulnerability and mitigation capacity in Greater Los Angeles / Ben Wisner -- Environmental hazards and interest group coalitions : Metropolitan Miami after hurricane Andrew / William D. Solecki -- Findings and conclusions / James K. Mitchell
主題 Disaster relief
Metropolitan areas
Natural disasters
Emergency management
Alt Author Mitchell, James K., 1943-
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