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The Resource Building resilient urban communities, edited by Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy R. Krishnamurthy, (electronic book)

Building resilient urban communities, edited by Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy R. Krishnamurthy, (electronic book)

Label
Building resilient urban communities
Title
Building resilient urban communities
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy R. Krishnamurthy
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How do urban communities in Asian cities experience the impacts of urbanisation and climate change? This key issue forms the discussion point for this book. Particular reference is made to cities in India, and the capability of such urban communities of responding to climate-related disasters
Member of
Cataloging source
UtOrBLW
Dewey number
307.76
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HT243.I4
LC item number
B85 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Joerin, Jonas
  • Shaw, Rajib
  • Krishnamurthy, Ramasamy R
Series statement
Community, environment and disaster risk management
Series volume
15
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainable urban development
  • Community development, Urban
  • City planning
  • Regional planning
Label
Building resilient urban communities, edited by Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy R. Krishnamurthy, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introduction / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- Climate disaster risk in urban areas in Asia / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- The concept of resilience to disasters / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- Resilience in the context of urban disaster risk reduction in India / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- Development and application of a climate disaster resilience index in Chennai and other Indian cities / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- Perceptions of community leaders about enhancing the climate disaster resilience of communities in Chennai, India / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- Perceptions of households about enhancing the climate disaster resilience of communities in Chennai, India / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- Making Chennai resilient to climate-related disasters / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy
Control code
bslw09220274
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 188 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783509065
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Building resilient urban communities, edited by Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy R. Krishnamurthy, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
Introduction / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- Climate disaster risk in urban areas in Asia / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- The concept of resilience to disasters / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- Resilience in the context of urban disaster risk reduction in India / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- Development and application of a climate disaster resilience index in Chennai and other Indian cities / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- Perceptions of community leaders about enhancing the climate disaster resilience of communities in Chennai, India / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- Perceptions of households about enhancing the climate disaster resilience of communities in Chennai, India / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy -- Making Chennai resilient to climate-related disasters / Jonas Joerin, Rajib Shaw, Ramasamy Krishnamurthy
Control code
bslw09220274
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 188 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783509065
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote

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