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Main Title The vulnerability of cities : natural disasters and social resilience /
Author Pelling, Mark,
Publisher Earthscan Publications,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 51477863
ISBN 1853838306 (pbk.); 9781853838309 (pbk.); 1853838292 (hardback); 9781853838293 (hardback)
Subjects Urban ecology (Sociology)--Developing countries. ; Natural disasters--Developing countries. ; Disaster relief--Developing countries. ; Urbanization--Social aspects--Developing countries. ; Sustainable development--Developing countries. ; Urban policy--Developing countries. ; Naturkatastrophe. ; Stadtèokologie. ; Katastrophenschutz. ; Unterprivilegierung. ; Lateinamerika.
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ELBM  HT243.D44P45 2003 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 12/03/2012
Collation xi, 212 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [188]-203) and index.
Contents Notes
What makes some cities less vulnerable and more resilient in the face of natural disasters? This work examines the factors involved and draws invaluable lessons from case studies and analysis.