Radix - Resources - Papers

 

bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) WE ARE ALL VULNERABLE by John Handmer www.gs.rmit.edu.au/research/risk.htm  
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Go to: How natural are 'natural disasters'? Vulnerability to drought in southern Namibia communal areas by Katiuscia Fara. Download complete file warning! large file (631kb).
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) A New Earthquake in El Salvador, and an Old Problem: Neoliberalism by Ben Wisner (bwisner@igc.org) (download here)  
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) EARTHQUAKES IN EL SALVADOR AND INDIA - ASKING THE RIGHT QUESTIONS, FINDING THE RIGHT SOLUTIONS! By Denis Benn, Director a.i., United Nations Secretariat for the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR January Highlights Newsletter)  
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Piers Blaikie,Terry Cannon,IanDavis,and Ben Wisner AT RISK:NATURAL HAZARDS, PEOPLE'S VULNERABILITY, AND DISASTERS. London:Routledge,1994. Chapter Eight "Earthquakes, volcanos and landslides". With kind permission of Routledge  
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) We All Know What Needs to be Done by Terry Jeggle  
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Physician heal thyself? The politics of disaster mitigation’, by John Twigg (after accessing the Benfield Greig site, click on Disaster Management)  
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Rohit Jigyasu, 'FROM 'NATURAL' TO 'CULTURAL' DISASTER: Consequences of Post-earthquake Rehabilitation Process on Cultural Heritage in Marathwada Region, India Go here
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Don Geis, 'Creating Disaster Resistant Societies and Cities' previously published in the Natural Hazards Review, a journal published by the American Society of Civil Engineers, and the Natural Hazards Center at the U. of Colorado, U.S.A. Go here
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) On Disasters and Democracy by David Alexander Go here
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Notes on Social Vulnerability: Categories, Situations, Capabilities, and Circumstances by Ben Wisner Go here
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Piers Blaikie, Terry Cannon, IanDavis, and BenWisner AT RISK:NATURAL HAZARDS, PEOPLE'S VULNERABILITY, AND DISASTERS. London: Routledge,1994. Chapter 8 Go here
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Philip Buckle: Redefining community vulnerability in the context of emergency management (pdf)  
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Philip Buckle: Assessing resilience and vulnerability in the context of emergencies: guidelines (pdf)  
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Buckle, Marsh and Smale: New approaches to assessing vulnerability and resilience (pdf)  
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Enarson Elaine, 2000 Gender and Natural Disasters. Working Paper No. 1. InFocus Programme on Crisis Response and Reconstruction. Geneva: ILO, Recovery and Reconstruction Department  
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Fordham Maureen, 2000 The Place of Gender in Earthquake Vulnerability and Mitigation Click here to download
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Handmer John and Wisner Ben, 1998 Hazards, Globalization and Sustainability. Conference Report. Click here to download
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Pelling Mark, Social Capital, Sustainability and Natural Hazards in the Caribbean Click here to download
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Wisner Ben, 1997 A tale of two cities: urban hazard mitigation at the end of the 20th century Click here to download
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Wisner Ben, 2001Capitalism and the shifting spatial and social distribution of hazard and vulnerability Click here to download
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Wisner Ben, "Disasters and Human Rights: Lessons from El Salvador and India", in the Christian Science Monitor Click here to download
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Wisner Ben,1993 Disaster vulnerability: scale, power and daily life Click here to download
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Wisner Ben, 2000 From 'Acts of God' to 'Water Wars': the urgent analytical and policy role of political ecology in mitigating losses from flood: a view of South Africa from Central America Click here to download
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Wisner Ben, 1998 The geography of marginality and vulnerability: why the Tokyo homeless don't "count" in disaster preparedness Click here to download
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Wisner Ben, 1996 The reconstruction of environmental rights in urban SouthAfrica Click here to download
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Wisner Ben, 1999 Why 2K? New challenges and new opportunities for managing natural hazards Click here to download
bluesquiggle.gif (968 bytes) Wisner Ben, 1998 World views, belief systems, and disasters: implications for preparedness, mitigation and recovery Click here to download

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