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Building resilience : social capital in post-disaster recovery

Author: Daniel P Aldrich
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2012.
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Each year, natural disasters threaten the strength and stability of communities worldwide. This book highlights the critical role of social capital in the ability of a community to withstand disaster  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel P Aldrich
ISBN: 9780226012872 0226012875 9780226012889 0226012883
OCLC Number: 769141481
Description: xii, 232 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Social capital: its role in post-disaster recovery --
Social capital: a Janus-faced resource for recovery --
Tokyo earthquake, 1923 --
Kobe earthquake, 1995 --
Indian Ocean tsunami, 2004 --
Hurricane Katrina, 2005 --
Between state and market: the way forward.
Responsibility: Daniel P. Aldrich.

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"Daniel P. Aldrich has drawn the lens back from the single event to reveal patterns of resilience - and roadblocks to recovery - in four different post-disaster contexts. Building Resilience offers a Read more...

 
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