Urban containment policy and exposure to natural hazards: is there a connection?

Burby, Raymond J. and Nelson, Arthur C. and Parker, Dennis J. and Handmer, John W. (2001) Urban containment policy and exposure to natural hazards: is there a connection? Environmental Planning and Management, 44 (4). pp. 475-490. ISSN 0964-0568

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09640560120060911

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Abstract

Exploration of a hitherto largely unconsidered causal relationship between hazards and urban policy in the context of urban development, being one of the most significant drivers of increased hazard risk; an international team from University of North Carolina, Georgia Tech. and Middlesex University. Contribution to urban planning theory and practice.

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Research Areas:Middlesex University Schools and Centres > School of Science and Technology > Flood Hazard Research Centre
Middlesex University Schools and Centres > School of Health and Education
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