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Livelihoods in Bangladesh Floodplains  

Parvin Sultana and Paul Thompson

Online publication date:
Jun 2017
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Natural Hazard Science
Floodplains are ecologically diverse and important sources of livelihood for rural people. Bangladesh is one of the most floodplain-dominated countries and supports the highest density of ... More

Long-Term Consequences of Natural Disasters  

Ilan Noy and William duPont

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Natural Hazard Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

Measuring Flood Discharge  

Marian Muste and Ton Hoitink

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Aug 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Natural Hazard Science
With a continuous global increase in flood frequency and intensity, there is an immediate need for new science-based solutions for flood mitigation, resilience, and adaptation that can be ... More

Modeling Tropical Cyclones in a Changing Climate  

Enrico Scoccimarro

Online publication date:
Dec 2016
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Natural Hazard Science
Tropical cyclones (TCs) in their most intense expression (hurricanes or typhoons) are the main natural hazards known to humankind. The impressive socioeconomic consequences for countries ... More

Natural Hazards and Risk Management  

Ljubica Mamula-Seadon

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Natural Hazard Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

Natural Hazards and Their Governance in Sub-Saharan Africa  

Dewald van Niekerk and Livhuwani David Nemakonde

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Sep 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Natural Hazard Science
The sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) region, along with the rest of the African continent, is prone to a wide variety of natural hazards. Most of these hazards and the associated disasters are ... More

Natural Hazards and Voting Behavior  

Olivier Rubin

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Natural Hazard Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

Natural Hazards Governance in Australia  

John Minnery and Iraphne Childs

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Jul 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Natural Hazard Science
Natural hazards governance varies across Australia for two critical reasons: first, the country’s large size and latitudinal range; and second, its divided federal government structure. ... More

Natural Hazards Governance in Cuba  

Enrique A. Castellanos Abella and Benjamin Wisner

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Natural Hazard Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

Natural Hazards Identification and Hazard Management Systems  

P. Patrick Leahy

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