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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Governance Toward Sustainable Development

  3. Urban Development and Morphology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 101-101
    2. Ismu Rini Dwi Ari, Kartika Eka Sari, Achmad Wicaksono, Lupi Harisanti
      Pages 103-117
    3. Chairul Maulidi, A. Wahid Hasyim
      Pages 119-132
    4. Huda Farhana Mohamad Muslim, Noor Azlin Yahya, Shinya Numata, Tetsuro Hosaka
      Pages 147-159
    5. Abdul Wahid Hasyim, Chairul Maulidi
      Pages 161-173
    6. Aisyah Abu Bakar, Mariana Mohamed Osman, Syahriah Bachok, Alias Abdullah
      Pages 175-188
    7. Zakiah Ponrahono, Syahriah Bachok, Mansor Ibrahim, Mariana Mohamed Osman
      Pages 189-201
  4. Building Science

  5. Socio-environmental Science and Engineering

  6. Sustainable Disaster Management and Prevention

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 333-333
    2. Natt Leelawat, Abdul Muhari, Mongkonkorn Srivichai, Anawat Suppasri, Fumihiko Imamura, Jeremy D. Bricker
      Pages 335-349

About this book

Introduction

This book focuses on the human and societal aspects of sustainable development. Three major perspectives are considered: governance and its influence on sustainable development; urban environments and their broader human and environmental impacts; and disaster management. Each of these elements is critical in considering the current and prospective development of societies towards a sustainable future in which human security is guaranteed.

This 2-volume set discusses a wide range of topics concerning sustainability and human security in Asia, particularly South East Asia. The individual chapters have been contributed by authors from various fields, and due to the breadth of the material are separated into two thematic volumes.The set offers a valuable resource for professionals and researchers in the urban planning industry, postgraduates, policymakers, government officials and natural resources managers. In addition, it can be used in courses on Environmental Engineering, Agriculture and Forestry, Public Policy and Earth Science.

Keywords

Urban development Building science Social environmental science Disaster management and prevention Human and environmental impacts Urban environment

Editors and affiliations

  • Benjamin McLellan
    • 1
  1. 1.Graduate School of Energy ScienceKyoto UniversityKyotoJapan

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