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Author World Landslide Forum (2nd : 2011 : Rome, Italy)

Title Landslide Science and Practice. Volume 7, Social and Economic Impact and Policies / Claudio Margottini, Paolo Canuti, Kyoji Sassa, editors
Published Berling : Springer, 2012
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Contents Risk Management in a Multi-Hazard Environment. Risk Profiles and Hazards for the Black Sea Area / Boyko Ranguelov -- Risk Concept Switzerland Hazard Analysis, Risk Evaluation and Protection Measures / Tobler Daniel, Bernhard Krummenacher -- Landslide Risk Assessment and Management Using IT Services and Tools: The EU BRISEIDE Project Approach / Giuseppe Delmonaco ... et al. -- Landslide Consequences and Post Crisis Management Along the Coastal Slopes of Normandy, France / Lissak Candide ... et al. -- Landslides and New Lakes in Deglaciating Areas: A Risk Management Framework / Yvonne Schaub ... et al. -- Long Term Strategies and Policies for Geological and Hydraulic Risk Mitigation in Italy: The ReNDiS Project / Claudio Campobasso ... et al
Improve Information Provision for Disaster Management: MONITOR II, EU Project / Francesco Ronchetti ... et al. -- Vulnerability Assessment and Risk Mitigation: The Case of Vulcano Island, Italy / Adriana Galderisi ... et al. -- Geomorphologic Evidences of Flank Instabilities in the Eastern Sector of the Tejeda Volcano (Canary Islands, Spain) During the Quaternary / Jorge Yepes Temiño ... et al. -- Geomorphologic Evidences of Great Flank Collapses in the Northwest of Gran Canaria (Canary Islands, Spain) / Jorge Yepes Temiño ... et al. -- Landslides in a Multi-Hazard Context / Melanie S. Kappes, Thomas Glade -- A Performance-Based Approach to Landslide Risk Analysis and Management / Roberto W. Romeo, Milena Mari, Giulio Pappafico
Landslides and Socio-Economic Impact: Basic Data and Loss Modeling. Landslide Monitoring in the Himalayan Region, India / S.K. Sharma, S. Singh -- Losses Caused by Recent Mass-Movements in Majorca (Spain) / Rosa María Mateos ... et al. -- Deep Seated Landslides of Seciurile (Getic Piedmont, Romania) and Its Implication for the Settlement / Sandu Boengiu, Marcel Torok-Oance, Cristiana Vîlcea -- Landslide Damages: An Econometric Model for Estimating Potential Losses / Kevin M. Simmons -- Evaluation of Landslide Inventory Information: Extreme Precipitation and Global Patterns / Dalia Kirschbaum, Robert Adler -- Impact of Disasters in Mediterranean Regions: An Overview in the Framework of the HYMEX Project / Olga Petrucci, Maria Carme Llasat -- Rainfall-Related Phenomena Along a Road Sector in Calabria (Southern Italy) / Olga Petrucci, A. Aurora Pasqua -- Economic Valuation of Landslide Damage in Hilly Regions: A Case Study from the Flemish Ardennes, Belgium / Liesbet Vranken ... et al
Risk Management in a Multi-Hazard Environment. Risk Profiles and Hazards for the Black Sea Area / Boyko Ranguelov -- Risk Concept Switzerland Hazard Analysis, Risk Evaluation and Protection Measures / Tobler Daniel, Bernhard Krummenacher -- Landslide Risk Assessment and Management Using IT Services and Tools: The EU BRISEIDE Project Approach / Giuseppe Delmonaco ... et al. -- Landslide Consequences and Post Crisis Management Along the Coastal Slopes of Normandy, France / Lissak Candide ... et al. -- Landslides and New Lakes in Deglaciating Areas: A Risk Management Framework / Yvonne Schaub ... et al. -- Long Term Strategies and Policies for Geological and Hydraulic Risk Mitigation in Italy: The ReNDiS Project / Claudio Campobasso ... et al. -- Improve Information Provision for Disaster Management: MONITOR II, EU Project / Francesco Ronchetti ... et al
Vulnerability Assessment and Risk Mitigation: The Case of Vulcano Island, Italy / Adriana Galderisi ... et al. -- Geomorphologic Evidences of Flank Instabilities in the Eastern Sector of the Tejeda Volcano (Canary Islands, Spain) During the Quaternary / Jorge Yepes Temiño ... et al. -- Geomorphologic Evidences of Great Flank Collapses in the Northwest of Gran Canaria (Canary Islands, Spain) / Jorge Yepes Temiño ... et al. -- Landslides in a Multi-Hazard Context / Melanie S. Kappes, Thomas Glade -- A Performance-Based Approach to Landslide Risk Analysis and Management / Roberto W. Romeo, Milena Mari, Giulio Pappafico -- Landslides and Socio-Economic Impact: Basic Data and Loss Modeling. -- Landslide Monitoring in the Himalayan Region, India / S.K. Sharma, S. Singh -- Losses Caused by Recent Mass-Movements in Majorca (Spain) / Rosa María Mateos ... et al
Deep Seated Landslides of Seciurile (Getic Piedmont, Romania) and Its Implication for the Settlement / Sandu Boengiu, Marcel Torok-Oance, Cristiana Vîlcea -- Landslide Damages: An Econometric Model for Estimating Potential Losses / Kevin M. Simmons -- Evaluation of Landslide Inventory Information: Extreme Precipitation and Global Patterns / Dalia Kirschbaum, Robert Adler -- Impact of Disasters in Mediterranean Regions: An Overview in the Framework of the HYMEX Project / Olga Petrucci, Maria Carme Llasat -- Rainfall-Related Phenomena Along a Road Sector in Calabria (Southern Italy) / Olga Petrucci, A. Aurora Pasqua -- Economic Valuation of Landslide Damage in Hilly Regions: A Case Study from the Flemish Ardennes, Belgium / Liesbet Vranken ... et al. -- Index-Oriented Methodologies for Landslide Consequence Analysis: An Application to a Mountain Community in the French Alps / Anne Puissant ... et al
Landslides (and Legislation), Policies, Cost Benefit Analysis and Decision Makers. Landslide and Flood: Economic and Social Impacts in Italy / Fabio Trezzini, Gianluigi Giannella, Tiziana Guida -- Setback Distance Between Natural Slope and Building Along the RN8 in Algeria / Boualem El Kechebour, Ammar Nechnech -- Landslide Problems in Bulgaria: Factors, Distribution and Countermeasures / Nikolai Dobre ... et al. -- Landslide Risk Management in the Arno River Basin / Gaia Checcucci -- The Policy Issue of Landslides in Romania / Raluca-Mihaela Maftei ... et al. -- Landslide Risk and Mitigation Policies in Campania Region (Italy) / Italo Giulivo ... et al. -- NEMETON: Decision Support System for Rockfall and Rock Slide Hazard Mitigation / Jan Klimeš ... et al. -- Identifying Needs and Areas for Future Landslide Hazard Mapping in Norway / Graziella Devoli ... et al
Landslide Management in Austria with Particular Attention to Hazard Mapping and Land Use Planning / Margarete Wöhrer-Alge -- Landslides and Quarries in Italy: Reflections on Census and Safety / Nando Ferranti ... et al. -- Landslide Education, Training and Capacity Development Landslide Risk Reduction in Developing Countries: Perceptions, Successes and Future Risks for Capacity Building / Malcolm G. Anderson -- Education, Training and Capacity Development for Mainstreaming Landslides Risk Management / Surya Parkash -- Awareness and Preparedness Strategies for Community Based Disaster Risk Management with Particular Reference to Landslides / Surya Parkash -- Current Status of Landslide Guidelines Around the World / Baolin Wang ... et al. -- Strengthening Landslide Awareness and Management in the Mountain Road Sector / Gareth Hearn
Landslide Awareness, Preparedness and Response Management in India / Jog Bhatia -- Landslide Public Awareness and Education Programs in Malaysia / Eriko Motoyama, Che Hassandi Abdullah -- Learning by Doing: Community Based Landslide Risk Reduction / Elizabeth Holcombe, Malcolm Anderson, Niels Holm-Nielsen -- PASTI (Preparedness Assessment Tools for Indonesia): Diagnostic Tools for Disaster Preparedness / Hening Purwati Parlan -- Active Landslides: Perception and Education in Slovakia / Alžbeta Medved'ová, Roberta Prokešová, Zora Snopková -- Student Community Service Program for Landslide Disaster Risk Reduction in Indonesia / Dwikorita Karnawati ... et al. -- Soil Bioengineering Measures in Latin America: Authocthonal Cuttings Suitability / Alessandro Petrone, Federico Preti -- EuroGeoSurveys, the Geological Surveys of Europe / Luca Demicheli, Claudia Delfini, Woody Hunter
Part I. Rish management in a multi-hazard environment -- Part II. Landslides and socio-economic impact: Basic data and loss modeling -- Part III. Landslides (and legislation), policies, cost benefit analysis and decision makers -- Part IV. Landslide education, training and capacity development
Summary This book contains peer-reviewed papers from the Second World Landslide Forum, organised by the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL), that took place in September 2011. The entire material from the conference has been split into seven volumes, this one is the seventh: "Landslide Inventory and Susceptibility and Hazard Zoning", "Early Warning, Instrumentation and Monitoring", "Spatial Analysis and Modelling", "Global Environmental Change", "Complex Environment", "Risk Assessment, Management and Mitigation", and "Social and Economic Impact and Policies."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Landslides -- Social aspects -- Congresses.
Landslides -- Economic aspects -- Congresses.
Landslides -- Law and legislation -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Margottini, Claudio.
Canuti, Paolo.
Sassa, Kyoji.
ISBN 3642313124
3642313132 (electronic bk.)
9783642313127
9783642313134 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Social and Economic Impact and Policies