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Reconstruction After Disaster: Issues and Practices

Edited By: Adenrele Awotona

Ashgate

Hardback | May 1997 | #84494 | ISBN: 1859725511
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Contents

Urbanisation, poverty and natural disasters - vulnerabilty of settlements in developing countries, Souheil EL-Masri and Graham Tipple; the planning process - an appreciation, Michael A. Evans; reducing the vulnerability of following flood disasters - issues and practices, Dennis Parker with Nabiul Islam and Ngai Weng Chang; development vulnerability and disaster reduction - Bangladesh cyclone shelter projects and their implications, James Lewis; Learning from people - a fieldwork approach in war-damaged villages in Lebanon, Souheil EL-Masri; post 1963 Skopje eartquake reconstruction - long term effects, Vladimir B. Ladinski; housing and resettlement in post-war Liberia, Andenrele Awotona and Mulbah G. Johnson; typhoon-resistant housing for the poorest of the poor in the Philipines, Diane Diacon; Building bridges to reduce risk - the Caqueta Ravine, Lima Peru, David Sanderson.

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