Book 2014

Planning for Community Resilience

A Handbook for Reducing Vulnerability to Disasters

ISBN: 978-1-59726-641-3 (Print) 978-1-61091-586-1 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Community Resilience

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-3

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      Chapter

      Pages 5-24

      The New Era of Catastrophes

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      Chapter

      Pages 25-40

      What Is Resilience?

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      Chapter

      Pages 41-68

      Organizing and Connecting through the Disaster Phases

  3. Knowing Your Community

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 69-70

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      Chapter

      Pages 71-81

      Assessing Hazard Exposure

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      Chapter

      Pages 83-96

      Assessing Physical Vulnerability

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      Chapter

      Pages 97-112

      Assessing Social Vulnerability

  4. Planning Strategies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 113-115

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      Chapter

      Pages 117-137

      An Assessment of Hazard Mitigation Plans

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      Chapter

      Pages 139-165

      Planner’s Toolbox

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      Chapter

      Pages 167-182

      Striving for Consistency

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      Chapter

      Pages 183-185

      Conclusion

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 277-362