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Disaster Studies

People’s Response to Disasters in the Philippines

Vulnerability, Capacities, and Resilience

Authors: Gaillard, J.

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This book provides a critical perspective on people's response to disasters in the Philippines. It draws upon an array of case studies to discuss people's vulnerability, capacities and resilience in facing a wide range of different hazards.

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JC Gaillard is Associate Professor at The University of Auckland, New Zealand. His present work focuses on developing participatory tools for disaster risk reduction and in involving marginalized groups in disaster-related activities.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

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eBook 51,16 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
People’s Response to Disasters in the Philippines
Book Subtitle
Vulnerability, Capacities, and Resilience
Authors
Series Title
Disaster Studies
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
JC Gaillard
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-48429-1
DOI
10.1057/9781137484291
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-48428-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-50345-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 193
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