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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Peijun Shi
    Pages 1-50
  3. Peijun Shi
    Pages 51-98
  4. Peijun Shi
    Pages 99-166
  5. Peijun Shi
    Pages 227-329
  6. Peijun Shi
    Pages 331-423
  7. Peijun Shi
    Pages 425-489
  8. Peijun Shi
    Pages 491-539
  9. Peijun Shi
    Pages 635-751
  10. Peijun Shi
    Pages E1-E1

About this book

Introduction

This is the first English language book to systematically introduce basic theories, methods and applications of disaster risk science from the angle of different subjects including disaster science, emergency technology and risk management. Viewed from basic theories, disaster risk science consists of disaster system, formation mechanism and process, covering 3 chapters in this book. From the perspective of technical methods, disaster risk science includes measurement and assessment of disasters, mapping and zoning of disaster risk, covering 4 chapters in this book. From the angle of application practices, disaster risk science contains disaster management, emergency response and integrated disaster risk paradigm, covering 3 chapters in the book. The book can be a good reference for researchers, students, and practitioners in the field of disaster risk science and natural disaster risk management for more actively participating in and supporting the development of "disaster risk science".

Keywords

disaster system formation mechanism and process measurement and assessment of disasters mapping and zoning of disaster risk risk analysis and models disaster management emergency response integrated disaster risk paradigm

Authors and affiliations

  • Peijun Shi
    • 1
  1. 1.State Key Laboratory of Earth Surface Processes and Resource EcologyBeijing Normal UniversityBeijingChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-1852-8
  • Copyright Information Beijing Normal University Press and Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-1851-1
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-1852-8
  • Series Print ISSN 2363-4979
  • Series Online ISSN 2363-4987
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