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By C. S. Oliveira, A. Roca, X. Goula (auth.), Carlos Sousa Oliveira, Antoni Roca, Xavier Goula (eds.)

This ebook issues out the necessity of a multidisciplinary procedure within the box of hazard review and administration. It offers an summary of the issues, methods and customary practices at once on the topic of earthquake chance mitigation and, specifically, to the education of earthquake emergency plans. Written through a group of experts from diverse disciplines, the authors labored jointly greatly as a way to create solidarity and continuity within the textual content as a complete. every one subject is illustrated with examples of exact purposes taken from the bibliography – together with web content with to be had appropriate details. Case reviews and data on a few correct foreign tasks are given.
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This paintings could be of curiosity to scholars and pros with a simple schooling in geology, geophysics, geotechnical and civil engineering, process research, geography and structure. it may be used as a textbook for a really good post-graduate path at the subject.

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