Books and Special Publications

This section highlights publications that are of special interest to the NH community: please let us know what could be featured here using the contact form

 

 

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Geophysical Hazards

Hazards_book_smallThis book brings together some of the most influential international scientists dealing with Natural Hazards and Society’s response to natural hazards. It recognizes that hazards, like poverty, will always be with us but that concerted and organized societal response can prevent a hazard becoming a disaster. By bringing together geoscientists, social scientists and those concerned with the administration of international science and international disaster reduction, this book details the state-of-the-science as well as the state-of-the-response in natural hazards… more