Comprehensive Approach to Earthquake Disaster Mitigation

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ISBN: 978-3-528-06557-7 (Print) 978-3-322-85461-2 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-X

  2. Earthquake Source Processes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      Kinematic Adjustment of Geodetic Deformation Network with Piece-wise Linear Deformation History Model

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      Pages 17-29

      The Helendale Fault Zone

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      Pages 31-45

      Beyond Plate Tectonics — From a Phenomenological to a Causative View on Global Tectonics and Earthquake Activity

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      Pages 47-62

      Discontinuity of the Helendale Fault Zone: Geophysical Evidence

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      Pages 63-81

      Time and Space Distributions of Intermediate Focal Depth Earthquakes in the South-West of Turkey

  3. Earthquake Hazard Assessment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 83-83

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      Pages 85-117

      Some Aspects of Seismic Hazard Assessment in National and Local Levels in Albania

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      Pages 119-130

      Qualitative Study of Site Effects of Seismograms. A Case Study in the Area of Eastern-Central Greece

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      Pages 131-141

      Cross-Hole Measurements for Microzoning Kalamata, Greece

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      Pages 143-165

      Determining the Properties of Soils with Different Types of Structural Bonds Affected by Earthquake Waves

  4. Risk Analysis and Evaluation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 167-167

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      Pages 169-182

      Perspective on Earthquakes in Turkey

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      Pages 183-211

      Impulse Table Tests of Single Story Buildings

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      Pages 213-231

      An Engineering Field Reconnaissance Report on the Erzincan Earthquake of 13 March 1992

  5. Measures of Protection

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 233-233

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      Pages 235-277

      Land-Use Planning as Instrument of Earthquake Hazard Mitigation

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      Pages 279-293

      Seismic Rehabilitation of a Capacitor Bank Structure through Base Isolation

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      Pages 295-303

      Safe Design of Bolted Connections in Structural Steelwork

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      Pages 305-311

      Comprehensive Disaster Planning and Management