Planning n Mitigation | VOL. 14, ISSUE 83, March-April 2014 |
The authors are Professor and research scholar at the Jamsetji Tata Centre for Disaster Management, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. firstname.lastname@example.org
With the global increase in frequency and intensity of disasters, the need to address diverse challenges in the field of disaster research and practice requires a perspective beyond the current hazard-centric one. The paper points to significance of structural, social, and political processes that define the relationship between communities, ecosystems and technologies in disaster research.
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