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  1. Hydrometeorological Disasters and Climate Change

    Edited by Amarnath Giriraj, P.K. Joshi, T.P. Singh, Shirish Ravan

    This volume reflects and informs on space-based technologies for hazards and disaster research. It covers a wide range of aspects to take into account, and demonstrates the great potential of space-based technologies in supplying information in near real-time and in the application of data in...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Design for Urban Disaster

    Response, Resilience, Transformation

    Edited by David Sanderson, Jerold Kayden, Julia Leis

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Managing Famine, Flood and Earthquake in China

    Tianjin, 1958-81

    By Lauri Paltemaa

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    China suffers frequently from many types of natural disasters, which have affected the lives of many millions of Chinese. The steps which the Chinese state has taken to prevent disasters, mitigate their consequences, and reconstruct in the aftermath of disasters are therefore key issues. This book...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Anticipatory Policymaking

    When Government Acts to Prevent Problems and Why It Is So Difficult

    By Rob A. DeLeo

    Series: Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

    Public policy analysts and political pundits alike tend to describe the policymaking process as a purely reactive sequence in which government develops solutions for clearly evident and identifiable social problems. While this depiction holds true in many cases, it fails to account for instances in...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Disaster Research

    Multidisciplinary and International Perspectives

    Edited by Morten Thanning Vendelø, Olivier Rubin, Rasmus Dahlberg

    Series: Routledge Humanitarian Studies

    To Be Published August 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Marginality and Disaster

    By JC Gaillard

    Series: Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

    Disasters primarily hit places which, at different scales, are marginalised in everyday life, such as prisons, slums and peripheral cities. In addition, those affected are often from marginalised segments of society, such as the poor, children, elderly, people with disabilities. Many disasters are...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge