Earthquake Hazard Impact and Urban Planning

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ISBN: 978-94-007-7980-8 (Print) 978-94-007-7981-5 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Pages 1-12

    Earthquake Hazard Impact and Urban Planning—An Introduction

  3. Urban Hazard, Exposure and Vulnerability

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 13-13

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      Pages 15-43

      Active Fault Systems and Their Significance for Urban Planning in Bucharest, Romania

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      Pages 45-66

      Capacities of Remote Sensing for Population Estimation in Urban Areas

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      Pages 67-81

      The Vulnerability of Fragile Landscape and Complex Hazards

  4. Earthquake Risk Assessment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 83-83

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      Pages 85-103

      Scenarios for Local Seismic Effects of Tulcea (Romania) Crustal Earthquakes—Preliminary Approach of the Seismic Risk Characterization for Tulcea City

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      Pages 105-125

      High-Detail Damage Pattern in Towns Hit by Earthquakes of the Past: An Approach to Evaluate the Reliability of the Historical Sources

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      Pages 127-149

      Spatial Multi-Criteria Risk Assessment of Earthquakes from Bucharest, Romania

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      Pages 151-168

      The Urban System of Crotone, Italy, Facing the Earthquake Impact

  5. Risk Management

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 169-169

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      Pages 171-193

      Principles for the Evaluation of Risk Governance and the Measurement of Performance

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      Pages 195-211

      Continuity and Discontinuity of Urban Form—The Issue of Risk

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      Pages 213-230

      Timber Frame Historic Structures and the Local Seismic Culture—An Argumentation

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      Pages 231-245

      Design in Time of Crisis

  6. Impact and Decision Making Tools

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 247-247

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      Pages 249-257

      A Proposal to Improve the Disaster Management Cycle Model: the Importance of Community Participation

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      Pages 259-291

      Aspects of Architecture and Urbanism in the Reconstruction of Disaster: Comparison of L’ Aquila (Italy) with Kolontar/Devecser (Hungary) and Corbeni (Romania) in the Context of Participative Reconstruction

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      Pages 293-305

      Earthquake Hazard Impact and Urban Planning—Conclusion and Recommendations for Further Work

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 307-313