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The importance of theory, analysis and practice to integrated disaster research: Introduction to the IRDR Conference Special Issue
Thomas J. Huggins & David M. Johnston
Keywords: disaster risk, analysis, theory, practice, social dimensions, integrated research
Community-led disaster risk management: A Māori response to Ōtautahi (Christchurch) earthquakes
Christine M. Kenney, Suzanne R. Pjibbs, Douglas Paton, John Reid & David M. Johnston
Keywords: Integrated, Risk, Governance, Indigenous, Management
Defining disaster: The need for harmonisation of terminology
Lidia Mayner & Paul Arbon
Keywords: text analysis, disaster, terminology, definitions, glossary
A needs-based approach for exploring vulnerability and response to disaster risk in rural communities in low income countries
David Oscar Yawson, Michael Osei Adu, Frederick Ato Armah, Joseph Kusi, Isaac Gershon Ansah & Canford Chiroro
Keywords: vulnerability, flood risk, disaster response, needs-based approach, northern Ghana, low income countries
Emergency preparedness and perceptions of vulnerability among disabled people following the
Christchurch earthquakes: Applying lessons learnt to the Hyogo Framework for Action
Suzanne Phibbs, Gretchen Good, Christina Severinsen, Esther Woodbury & Kerry Williamson
Keywords: disaster, disability, preparedness, vulnerability, risk
Environment as trickster: Epistemology and materiality in disaster mitigation
Roberto E. Barrios
Keywords: epistemology, modernity, disasters, material agency, development
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Massey University, New Zealand
March 19, 2015