Creating Katrina Rebuilding Resilience

Written By Michael J. Zakour
Creating Katrina  Rebuilding Resilience
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 13 November 2017
  • ISBN : 0128095628
  • Pages : 420 pages
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Download or read book entitled Creating Katrina Rebuilding Resilience by author: Michael J. Zakour which was release on 13 November 2017 and published by Butterworth-Heinemann with total page 420 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Creating Katrina, Rebuilding Resilience: Lessons from New Orleans on Vulnerability and Resiliency presents a unique, integrative understanding of Hurricane Katrina in the New Orleans area, and the progression to disaster vulnerability as well as resilience pathways. The book integrates the understanding of vulnerability and resiliency by examining the relationships among these two concepts and theories. The disaster knowledge of diverse disciplines and professions is brought together in this book, with authors from social work, public health, community organizing, sociology, political science, public administration, psychology, anthropology, geography and the study of religion. The editors offer both expert and an insider perspectives on Katrina because they have lived in New Orleans and experienced Katrina and the recovery. An improved understanding of the recovery and reconstruction phases of disaster is also presented, and these disaster stages have been the least examined in the disaster and emergency management literature. Integrates multiple disciplines to study the long-term recovery of the worst non-terrorist disaster in U.S. history Provides a local perspective, with at least one co-contributor for each chapter living in New Orleans Examines vulnerability and resilience theory and application

Creating Katrina Rebuilding Resilience

Creating Katrina  Rebuilding Resilience
  • Author : Michael J. Zakour,Nancy Mock,Paul Kadetz
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2017-11-13
  • Total pages : 420
  • ISBN : 0128095628
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Summary : Creating Katrina, Rebuilding Resilience: Lessons from New Orleans on Vulnerability and Resiliency presents a unique, integrative understanding of Hurricane Katrina in the New Orleans area, and the progression to disaster vulnerability as well as resilience pathways. The book integrates the understanding of vulnerability and resiliency by examining the relationships among ...

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Disaster Recovery Through the Lens of Justice
  • Author : Alessandra Jerolleman
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-01-25
  • Total pages : 108
  • ISBN : 0128095628
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Summary : There has been increased attention to the topics of disaster recovery and disaster resilience over the past several years, particularly as catastrophic events such as Hurricane Katrina and Superstorm Sandy have brought to light the increasing vulnerability of so many communities. This manuscript brings together existing research, along with policy ...

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The Quest
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Author : Judith Rodin
  • Publisher : Profile Books
  • Release Date : 2014-11-13
  • Total pages : 592
  • ISBN : 0128095628
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Summary : New York. Athens. Wenzhou. Boston. Oslo. Dhaka. New Orleans. Nairobi. In recent years, dozens of cities across the globe have been hit by large-scale catastrophes of every kind: natural disaster, geopolitical conflict, food shortages, disease and contagion, terrorist attacks. If you haven't been directly touched by one of these cataclysms ...

Tenth International Architecture Exhibition

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  • Author : Richard Burdett
  • Publisher : Rizzoli International Publications
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 800
  • ISBN : 0128095628
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Summary : A definitive catalog of the tenth International Architecture Exhibition reflects its exploration of the rapidly changing structure of today's meta-cities, offering insight into how today's new variety of civilian agglomeration is extending beyond traditional boundaries, in a volume that focuses on such cities as New York, London, and Tokyo....

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  • Release Date : 2010-07
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  • Author : Ceara Melin O'Leary
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 154
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  • Author : Adenrele Awotona
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2016-10-14
  • Total pages : 470
  • ISBN : 0128095628
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Summary : We are witnessing an ever-increasing level and intensity of disasters from Ecuador to Ethiopia and beyond, devastating millions of ordinary lives and causing long-term misery for vulnerable populations. Bringing together 26 case studies from six continents, this volume provides a unique resource that discusses, in considerable depth, the multifaceted matrix of ...

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  • Publisher : Lean Enterprise Institute
  • Release Date : 2019-03-22
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 0128095628
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Summary : When the flood waters of Hurricane Katrina receded around New Orleans, they revealed unimaginable destruction and a traditional disaster recovery process that was Byzantine, costly, and far too slow for the victims who just wanted to get home. Getting Home is the inspiring story of a defense lawyer and a ...

Congressional Record

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  • Author : United States. Congress
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 212
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Summary : The Congressional Record is the official record of the proceedings and debates of the United States Congress. It is published daily when Congress is in session. The Congressional Record began publication in 1873. Debates for sessions prior to 1873 are recorded in The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United ...

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  • Author : Richard D. Schwartz
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications, Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 0128095628
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Summary : In George Bush's Second Inaugural Address, he stated, "so it is the policy of the United States to seek and support the growth of democratic movements and institutions in every nation and culture ..." Along with such a formidable challenge, comes the essential need for scholars and policy makers alike to ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Author : Louise Wallendorf,Bruce Jaffe,Lesley Ewing,Chris Jones
  • Publisher : Amer Society of Civil Engineers
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 1027
  • ISBN : 0128095628
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Summary : Solutions to Coastal Disasters 2008 contains 90 papers presented at the conference held from April 13-16, 2008 in Turtle Bay, Oahu, Hawaii. The papers include state-of-the-art information on: sea-level rise, hurricanes and storm surge, coastal inundation and flooding, shoreline erosion and beach nourishment, shoreline management, coastal hazard mitigation, vulnerability of coastal structures, marine ...