Assessing and Managing Earthquake Risk: Geo-Scientific and Engineering Knowledge for Earthquake Risk Mitigation: Developments, Tools, Techniques [With (Geotechnical #2) (Hardcover)

Assessing and Managing Earthquake Risk: Geo-Scientific and Engineering Knowledge for Earthquake Risk Mitigation: Developments, Tools, Techniques [With (Geotechnical #2) By Carlos Sousa Oliveira (Editor), Antoni Roca (Editor), Xavier Goula (Editor) Cover Image

Assessing and Managing Earthquake Risk: Geo-Scientific and Engineering Knowledge for Earthquake Risk Mitigation: Developments, Tools, Techniques [With (Geotechnical #2) (Hardcover)

By Carlos Sousa Oliveira (Editor), Antoni Roca (Editor), Xavier Goula (Editor)

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Written by a team of specialists in many disciplines, this book answers the need for a multidisciplinary approach in the field of earthquake risk assessment and management. It provides an overview of earthquake emergency plans, and a frank assessment of the problems and pitfalls of current methods. The authors apply real world experience to the transfer of geo-scientific and engineering knowledge to Civil Protection personnel and insurance agents. Also included are examples of actual applications taken from the bibliography - including relevant websites.

Product Details ISBN: 9781402035241
ISBN-10: 1402035241
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: December 1st, 2005
Pages: 545
Language: English
Series: Geotechnical