Disaster Research: Multidisciplinary and International by Rasmus Dahlberg,Olivier Rubin,Morten Thanning Vendelø

By Rasmus Dahlberg,Olivier Rubin,Morten Thanning Vendelø

Given the tendency of books on mess ups to predominantly specialise in powerful geophysical or descriptive views and in-depth money owed of specific catastrophes, Disaster learn provides a much-needed multidisciplinary viewpoint of the area.

This e-book is is established thematically round key techniques to catastrophe learn from quite a number diverse, yet frequently complementary educational disciplines. every one bankruptcy provides exact techniques to catastrophe study that's anchored in a selected self-discipline; starting from the legislation of failures and catastrophe historiography to catastrophe politics and anthropology of catastrophe. The methodological and theoretical contributions underlining a particular method of failures are mentioned and illustrative empirical instances are tested that aid and additional tell the proposed method of catastrophe research.

The e-book therefore offers distinct insights into fourteen cutting-edge disciplinary methods to the knowledge of mess ups. The theoretical discussions in addition to the varied diversity of catastrophe instances could be of curiosity to either postgraduate and undergraduate scholars, in addition to lecturers, researchers and policymakers.

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