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By Peijun Shi

this can be the 1st English language publication that systematically introduces the spatial and temporal styles of significant ordinary failures in China from 1949 to 2014. It additionally finds common catastrophe formation mechanisms and approaches, quantifies vulnerability to those mess ups, evaluates catastrophe hazards, summarizes the most important recommendations of built-in catastrophe hazard governance, and analyzes large-scale catastrophe reaction situations in recent times in China. The booklet could be a solid reference for researchers, scholars, and practitioners within the box of traditional catastrophe hazard administration and possibility governance for bettering the certainty of normal failures in China.

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