Disaster Education and Management

A Joyride for Students, Teachers and Disaster Managers

  • Rajendra Kumar┬áBhandari

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
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  10. Back Matter
    Pages 325-349

About this book


The book is expressly written for the young minds because they are our best hope for a safer tomorrow. The book is profusely illustrated, as it offers a joyride to the world of the whole range of hazards through simplified teaching-learning process, with less of teaching and more of learning. This is because most readers would love to learn without actually being taught. The book is designed to take advantage of distilled wisdom of centuries to inspire and enlighten the common man to turn them into prime movers of safer societies. Senior citizens, community leaders, self-trained disaster managers, social workers, media personnel, bureaucrats and those averse to the very thought of reading will also find the book useful as it is illustrative and inviting.


Disaster Management Disaster Mismanagement Disaster Mitigation Natural Hazards Risk Management Vulnerability and Risk

Authors and affiliations

  • Rajendra Kumar┬áBhandari
    • 1
  1. 1.Indian National Academy of EngineeringNew DelhiIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-81-322-1566-0
  • Copyright Information Springer India 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, New Delhi
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-81-322-1565-3
  • Online ISBN 978-81-322-1566-0
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