Community Practices for Disaster Risk Reduction in Japan

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ISBN: 978-4-431-54245-2 (Print) 978-4-431-54246-9 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

  2. Evolution of Community Based Risk Reduction in Japan

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-20

      Disaster Risk Reduction and Community Approaches

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      Pages 21-31

      Kobe Earthquake: Turning Point of Community-Based Risk Reduction in Japan

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      Pages 33-47

      Typhoon, Flood and Landslide Related Disasters in Japan: Role of Communities

  3. Community Based Risk Reduction Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 49-49

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      Pages 51-62

      Social Capital in Disaster Recovery in Japan: An Overview

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      Pages 63-89

      Concepts and Approaches of School Centered Disaster Resilient Communities

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      Pages 91-119

      Building Disaster Resilient Community Through Healthcare Networking

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      Pages 121-132

      Roles of Community Radio in Disaster Management: Reflections from Japan

  4. Case Examples

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 133-133

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      Pages 135-153

      Community Development and Disaster Preparedness in a Depopulated Society: Case of Tosashimizu City, Kochi Prefecture

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      Pages 155-173

      Traditional Community-Based Disaster Management in World Heritage Site of Shirakawa Village

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      Pages 175-189

      Community Practices of Transmitting Daily and Disaster Information in Reihoku Area

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      Pages 191-208

      Community Resilience After Chuetsu Earthquake in 2004: Extinction or Relocation?

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      Pages 209-226

      Issues and Challenges in Temporary Housing in Post-3.11 Kesennuma

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      Pages 227-238

      Adapting Fisheries to Climate Change: Community-Based and Scientific-Oriented Fisheries Management of Saroma Lake, Hokkaido

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 239-239