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The Resource The Indian Ocean tsunami : the global response to a natural disaster, edited by Pradyumna P. Karan and Shanmugam P. Subbiah ; cartography by Dick Gilbreath

The Indian Ocean tsunami : the global response to a natural disaster, edited by Pradyumna P. Karan and Shanmugam P. Subbiah ; cartography by Dick Gilbreath

Label
The Indian Ocean tsunami : the global response to a natural disaster
Title
The Indian Ocean tsunami
Title remainder
the global response to a natural disaster
Statement of responsibility
edited by Pradyumna P. Karan and Shanmugam P. Subbiah ; cartography by Dick Gilbreath
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.34/94091824090511
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV603 2004.A78
LC item number
I53 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Karan, Pradyumna P.
  • Subbiah, Shanmugam P
  • Gilbreath, Dick
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indian Ocean Tsunami, 2004
  • Tsunami relief
  • Humanitarian assistance
  • Emergency management
  • Tsunami damage
Label
The Indian Ocean tsunami : the global response to a natural disaster, edited by Pradyumna P. Karan and Shanmugam P. Subbiah ; cartography by Dick Gilbreath
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: when nature turns savage / Pradyumna P. Karan -- The tsunami disaster on the Andaman Sea coast of Thailand / Masatomo Umitsu -- The geoenvironment and the giant tsunami disaster in the northern part of Sumatra Island, Indonesia / Masatomo Umitsu -- Geological and geomorphological perspectives of the tsunami on the Tamil Nadu Coast, India / S. R. Singarasubramanian ... [et al.] -- Tsunami inundations and their impact in the Kaveri River delta, Tamil Nadu, India / S. Rani Senthamarai and J. Francis Lawrence -- Impact of the tsunami on the coastal ecosystems of the Andaman Islands, India / Ramesh Ramchandran ... [et al.] -- Environmental damage in the Maldives from the Indian Ocean tsunami / Koji Fujima -- Tsunami disasters in Seenigama Village, Sri Lanka, and Taro Town, Japan / Kenji Yamazaki and Tomoko Yamazaki -- Post-tsunami recovery in south Thailand, with special reference to the tourism industry / David Zurick -- The role of NGOs in tsunami relief and reconstruction in Cuddalore District, South India / Muthusami Kumaran and Tricia Torris -- Sociocultural frame, religious networks, miracles : experiences from tsunami disaster management in South India / Seiko Sugimoto, Antonysamy Sagayaraj, and Yoshio Sugimoto -- Achievements and weaknesses in post-tsunami reconstruction in Sri Lanka / Martin Mulligan and Judith Shaw -- Improving governance structures for natural disaster response : lessons from the Indian Ocean tsunami / Miranda A. Schreurs -- Transnational geopolitical competition and national disasters : lessons from the Indian Ocean tsunami / Christopher Jasparro and Jonathan Taylor
Control code
ocn639159500
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 310 p.
Isbn
9780813126524
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010044406
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1396795
  • (OCoLC)639159500
Label
The Indian Ocean tsunami : the global response to a natural disaster, edited by Pradyumna P. Karan and Shanmugam P. Subbiah ; cartography by Dick Gilbreath
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: when nature turns savage / Pradyumna P. Karan -- The tsunami disaster on the Andaman Sea coast of Thailand / Masatomo Umitsu -- The geoenvironment and the giant tsunami disaster in the northern part of Sumatra Island, Indonesia / Masatomo Umitsu -- Geological and geomorphological perspectives of the tsunami on the Tamil Nadu Coast, India / S. R. Singarasubramanian ... [et al.] -- Tsunami inundations and their impact in the Kaveri River delta, Tamil Nadu, India / S. Rani Senthamarai and J. Francis Lawrence -- Impact of the tsunami on the coastal ecosystems of the Andaman Islands, India / Ramesh Ramchandran ... [et al.] -- Environmental damage in the Maldives from the Indian Ocean tsunami / Koji Fujima -- Tsunami disasters in Seenigama Village, Sri Lanka, and Taro Town, Japan / Kenji Yamazaki and Tomoko Yamazaki -- Post-tsunami recovery in south Thailand, with special reference to the tourism industry / David Zurick -- The role of NGOs in tsunami relief and reconstruction in Cuddalore District, South India / Muthusami Kumaran and Tricia Torris -- Sociocultural frame, religious networks, miracles : experiences from tsunami disaster management in South India / Seiko Sugimoto, Antonysamy Sagayaraj, and Yoshio Sugimoto -- Achievements and weaknesses in post-tsunami reconstruction in Sri Lanka / Martin Mulligan and Judith Shaw -- Improving governance structures for natural disaster response : lessons from the Indian Ocean tsunami / Miranda A. Schreurs -- Transnational geopolitical competition and national disasters : lessons from the Indian Ocean tsunami / Christopher Jasparro and Jonathan Taylor
Control code
ocn639159500
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 310 p.
Isbn
9780813126524
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010044406
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1396795
  • (OCoLC)639159500

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