International Perspectives on Natural Disasters: Occurrence, Mitigation, and Consequences

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Table of contents (27 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 11-36

    Earthquakes

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 37-62

    Volcanoes

  4. Book Chapter

    Pages 63-86

    Windstorms

  5. Book Chapter

    Pages 87-106

    Global Flooding

  6. Book Chapter

    Pages 107-130

    Wildfires

  7. Book Chapter

    Pages 131-146

    Mass Movement

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    Pages 147-162

    Drought

  9. Book Chapter

    Pages 163-180

    Natural Hazards in Japan

  10. Book Chapter

    Pages 181-192

    Natural Disasters in China

  11. Book Chapter

    Pages 193-210

    Natural Disasters in Oceania

  12. Book Chapter

    Pages 211-230

    Hazard Mitigation in South and Southeast Asia

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    Pages 231-245

    Natural Disasters in Africa

  14. Book Chapter

    Pages 247-262

    Natural Disasters in Russia

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    Pages 263-280

    Natural Disasters in Europe

  16. Book Chapter

    Pages 281-302

    Natural Disasters and Their Impact in Latin America

  17. Book Chapter

    Pages 303-322

    Disaster Impacts on the Caribbean

  18. Book Chapter

    Pages 323-340

    A Perspective on North American Natural Disasters

  19. Book Chapter

    Pages 341-358

    Teaching and Learning to Live with the Environment

  20. Book Chapter

    Pages 359-367

    Educational Aims and the Question of Priorities

  21. Book Chapter

    Pages 369-384

    The Experience of Natural Disasters: Psychological Perspectives and Understandings

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