The Resource Landslides : disaster risk reduction, edited by Kyoji Sassa, Paolo Canuti

Landslides : disaster risk reduction, edited by Kyoji Sassa, Paolo Canuti

Label
Landslides : disaster risk reduction
Title
Landslides
Title remainder
disaster risk reduction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kyoji Sassa, Paolo Canuti
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
551.307
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE599.A1
LC item number
I574 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Landslides : disaster risk reduction, edited by Kyoji Sassa, Paolo Canuti
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Machine derived contents note: Part I Progress of IPL Activities -- 1 Progress of the International Programme on Landslides (IPL) - -- Objectives of the IPL and the World Landslide Forum 3 -- Kyoji Sassa -- 2 Projects of International Programme on Landslides 15 -- Nicola Casagli, Giacomo Falorni and Veronica Tofani -- Part II Keynote Lectures -- 3 Landslide Risk Assessment and Mitigation Strategy 31 -- Suzanne Lacasse and Farrokh Nadim -- 4 Understanding to Predict 63 -- Luciano Picarelli -- 5 Mechanics-Based Approach Toward the Mitigation of Debris -- Flow D isasters 89 -- Tamotsu Takahashi -- 6 Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences: -- An O verview 115 -- Jacques Locat and Homa Lee -- 7 Satellite Remote Sensing Applications for Landslide Detection -- and M onitoring 143 -- Vern Singhroy -- 8 Huge Landslides Caused by Massive Earthquakes and -- Long-Lasting Geotechnical Risks 159 -- Konagai Kazuo, Johansson Jorgen, Takatsu Shigeki -- and Ikeda Takaaki -- 9 The Increasing Wildfire and Post-Fire Debris-Flow Threat -- in Western USA, and Implications for Consequences -- of Clim ate Change 177 -- Susan H. Cannon and Jerry DeGraff -- 10 Recovery of the Buddha's Niches and Cliff in Bamiyan -- (Central Afghanistan) after the Taliban Destruction of 2001 191 -- Claudio Margottini -- Part III Achievements of IPL Projects -- 11 Assessment of Global High-Risk Landslide Disaster Hotspots 213 -- Farrokh Nadim and Oddvar Kjekstad -- 12 International Summer School on Rockslides and Related -- Phenomena in the Kokomeren River Valley, Tien Shan, -- K yrgyzstan 223 -- Alexander L. Strom and Kanatbek E. Abdrakhmatov -- 13 Landslide Investigation and Capacity Building in the Machu Picchu - -- Aguas Calientes Area (IPL C 01-1) 229 -- Kyoji Sassa, Hiroshi Fukuoka and Raul Carreno -- 14 Monitoring, Geomorphological Evolution and Slope Stability -- of Inca Citadel of Machu Picchu: Results from Italian -- INTERFRASI project 249 -- P. Canuti, Claudio Margottini, N. Casagli, G. Delmonaco, L. Falconi, -- R. Fanti, A. Ferretti, G. Lollino, C. Puglisi, D. Spizzichino and D. Tarchi -- 15 Dilatometric and Extensometric Monitoring of Rock -- Blocks Displacements Within Machu Picchu Archaeological -- Site, P eru 259 -- Vit Vilimek, Jan KlimeS, Jifi Zvelebil and Fernando V. Astete -- 16 Geophysical Surveys at Machu Picchu, Peru: Results for -- Landslide Hazard Investigations 265 -- Melvyn Best, Peter Bobrowsky, Marten Douma, Victor Carlotto -- and Walter Pari -- 17 Integration of VHR Satellite Images with Field Data for the -- Analysis of Debris Sheet Instability in the Machu Picchu Area 275 -- Nicola Casagli, Riccardo Fanti and Gaia Righini -- Part IV Parallel Sessions -- Global Cooperation Field (1): Technological Development -- 18 A Look from Space 287 -- Nicola Casagli. Veronica Tofani and Robert F. Adler -- 19 Mapping: Inventories, Susceptibility, Hazard and Risk 321 -- Javier Hervas and Peter Bobrowsky -- 20 M onitoring, Prediction and Early W arning 351 -- Kyoji Sassa. Luciano Picarelli and Yin Yueping -- Global Cooperation Field (2): Targeted Landslides: Mechanism -- and Impacts -- 21 Catastrophic Slides and Avalanches 379 -- Alexander L. Strom -- 22 Cultural Heritage and Landslides: Research for Risk -- Prevention and Conservation 401 -- Paolo Canuti, Claudio Margottini, Riccardo Fanti and Edward -- N. Bromhead -- 23 Landslides and Multi-Hazards 435 -- Hideaki Marui and Farrokh Nadim -- 24 Rainfall, Debris Flows and Wildfires 451 -- Jerome V. DeGraff and Hirotaka Ochiai -- Global Cooperation Field (3): Capacity Building -- 25 Case Studies and National Experiences 475 -- Srikantha Herath and Yi Wang -- 26 Education, Capacity Building and Public Awareness for -- D isaster R eduction 499 -- Rajib Shaw, Yukiko Takeuchi and Badaoui Rouhban -- 27 International Cooperation Initiatives 517 -- Wolfgang Eder, Kaoru Takara and Fawu Wang -- 28 Policy and Institutional Framework for Landslide Mitigation -- and Risk Reduction 531 -- Gue See-Sew, Karnawati Dwikorita and Wong Shiao-Yun -- Global Cooperation Field (4): Mitigation, Preparedness and Recovery -- 29 Climate Change and Slope Instability 557 -- John J. Clague -- 30 Economic and Social Impacts of Landslides 573 -- Oddvar Kjekstad and Lynn Highland -- 31 Environmental Impact of Landslides 589 -- Marten Geertsema, Lynn Highland and Laura Vaugeouis -- 32 Engineering Measures for Landslide Disaster Mitigation 609 -- Mihail E. Popescu and Katsuo Sasahara -- 33 Watershed and Forest Management for Landslide Risk Reduction 633 -- Nicolas Dolidon, Thomas Hofer, Libor Jansky and Roy Sidle
Control code
000044576050
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xviii, 649 p.
Isbn
9783540699668
Lccn
2008935360
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24067696
System control number
springer354069966X

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