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Conference NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Optimisation of Disaster Forecasting and Prevention Measures in the Context of Human and Social Dynamics (2008 : Chisinau, Moldovia)
Title Optimisation of disaster forecasting and prevention measures in the context of human and social dynamics / edited by Ion Apostol [and others].
Imprint Amsterdam, Netherlands ; Washington, DC : IOS Press, 2009.

Conference NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Optimisation of Disaster Forecasting and Prevention Measures in the Context of Human and Social Dynamics (2008 : Chisinau, Moldovia)
Series NATO science for peace and security series. E, Human and societal dynamics, 1874-6276 ; v. 52
NATO science for peace and security series. E, Human and societal dynamics ; v. 52.
Subject Hazard mitigation -- Europe -- Congresses.
Disasters -- Europe -- Forecasting -- Congresses.
Alt Name Apostol, Ion.
Description 1 online resource (ix, 301 pages) : illustrations, maps
Note "Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Optimisation of Disaster Forecasting and Prevention Measures in the Context of Human and Social Dynamics, Chisinau, Moldovia, 7-10 April 2008"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and author index.
Contents Title page; Preface; Contents; Theme 1. Land-Based Hazards/Risks; Theme 2. Water-Based Hazards/Risks; Theme 3. Mining/Industrial Hazards/Risks; Theme 4. Health/Radiological Hazards/Risks; Theme 5. Hazard/Risk Communication/Public Participation; Author Index.
Summary Addresses a wide range of disaster-management regimes. This book discusses monitoring and the assessment of health and environmental pollution risks, as well as the communication of these risks to the public. It focuses on risk assessment as part of national policies regarding protection of man and environment.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781441616807 (electronic bk.)
1441616802 (electronic bk.)
9781607503903
1607503905
1586039482
9781586039486
9781586039486
OCLC # 427158977
Additional Format Print version: NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Optimisation of Disaster Forecasting and Prevention Measures in the Context of Human and Social Dynamics (2008 : Chisinau, Moldovia). Optimisation of disaster forecasting and prevention measures in the context of human and social dynamics. Amsterdam, Netherlands ; Washington, DC : IOS Press, 2009 9781586039486 1586039482 (OCoLC)313654192



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