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Title Post-disaster reconstruction of the built environment : rebuilding for resilience / edited by Dilanthi Amaratunga and Richard Haigh

Publ Info Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, [2011]
Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, [2011]
 RWU Arch  ARCH TH3401 .P75 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xix, 315 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Capacity development for post-disaster reconstruction of the built environment / Kanchana Ginige and Dilanthi Amaratunga -- Capacity of the construction industry for post-disaster reconstruction : post-tsunami Sri Lanka / Krishanthi Seneviratne -- Resourcing for post-disaster reconstruction : a longitudinal case study following the 2008 earthquake in China / Yan Chang ... [et al.] -- Empowerment in disaster response and reconstruction : role of women / Nirooja Thurairajah -- Community-based post-disaster housing reconstruction : examples from Indonesia / Taufika Ophiyandri -- Stakeholder consultation in the reconstruction process / Nuwani Siriwardena and Richard Haigh -- Project management for disaster reconstruction / Udayangani Kulatunga -- Legislation for effective post-disaster reconstruction : cases from New Zealand / James Olabode Rotimi, Suzanne Wilkinson, and Dean Myburgh -- Conflict, post conflict, and post-conflict reconstruction : exploring the associated challenges / Krishanthi Seneviratne and Dilanthi Amaratunga -- Private construction sector engagement in post-disaster reconstruction / Richard Sutton and Richard Haigh -- Knowledge management practices and systems integration / Chaminda Pathirage -- Restoration of major infrastructure and rehabilitation of communities / Kaushal Keraminiyage -- Sustainable post-disaster waste management : construction and demolition debris / Gayani Karunasena -- Linking reconstruction to sustainable socio-economic development / Roshani Palliyaguru and Dilanthi Amaratunga -- Disaster risk reduction and its relationship with sustainable development / Kanchana Ginige
LC subject Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction -- Standards
Disasters -- Social aspects
Architectural design -- Technological innovations
Architecture and society
Add Author Amaratunga, Dilanthi
Haigh, Richard
ISBN 9781444333565 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1444333569 (hardcover : alk. paper)