Integrated Risk Governance

Science Plan and Case Studies of Large-scale Disasters

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ISBN: 978-3-642-31640-1 (Print) 978-3-642-31641-8 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. Integrated Risk Governance Project Science Plan

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-6

      Executive Summary

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      Pages 7-18

      The Challenge

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      Pages 19-41

      Research Programme

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      Pages 43-49

      Outcomes

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      Pages 51-54

      Implementation Strategy

    7. Back Matter

      Pages 55-69

  3. Case Studies of Large-scale Disasters

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 69-69

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 71-88

      Experience, Lessons and Recommendation of China’s Response to the Wenchuan Earthquake Disaster

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      Pages 89-118

      Experience, Lessons and Recommendations of China’s Response to Sleet & Snow Disaster in South

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      Pages 119-144

      Avoiding the Avoidable: Towards a European Heat Waves Risk Governance

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      Pages 145-153

      Hurricane Katrina: A Teachable Moment

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      Pages 155-169

      The Great Tangshan and Wenchuan Earthquakes in China: A Preliminary Comparison and Lessons Learned

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      Pages 173-185

      Comparative Study on Sleet and Snow Disaster in Southern China and Hurricane Katrina Disater in USA

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      Pages 187-204

      Chinese Paradigm of Catastrophe Risk Governance

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      Pages 205-216

      The Community Model of Integrated Natural Disaster Risk Governance in China

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 217-243