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By bringing together contributions from several disciplines, this book promotes a comparative perspective and a collaborative approach to disasters in Southeast Asia. Hazards affect all aspects of human life, having impacts on the environmental, social, economic, political and biological systems. In order to better understand the effects produced by these disastrous events - including the mechanisms of resilience - it is necessary to understand in depth the issues involved.

They are embedded in multiple dimensions – affective, psychosocial, cultural, architectural...

Disasters pose the challenge of questioning the consequences and determining factors that contribute to their occurrence, but also to their experience. Through the multiple perspectives it offers, this book aims to lead to a better problematisation of the notions of risk, resilience and adaptation.

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Portrait de l'auteur Lionel Simon

Disasters, indigenous knowledge and resilience. Natural hazards, disasters, and indigenous adaptations in Southeast Asia (Philippines–Indonesia).

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