NATURAL HAZARDS AND DISASTER MANAGEMENT

Author:

B.C. Jat

Publisher:

MD PUBLICATIONS PVT LTD

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Publisher

MD PUBLICATIONS PVT LTD

Publication Year 2008
ISBN-13

9788175331266

ISBN-10 8175331267
Binding

Hard Cover

Edition FIRST
Number of Pages 220 Pages
Language (English)
Dimensions (Cms) 13.97 x 2.54 x 22.86
Weight (grms) 544

The importance of geographical study of natural hazards and disasters is increasing day to day because Hazards and disasters are a way of life in the world. Every year natural and man made disasters are occurring in various parts of the earth. The disasters completed destroy the basic infrastructure of the affected area. In the recent past of country has faced many disasters like: tsunami, earthquake, drought, flood and cyclone. This book tried to present a simple comprehensive, well illustrated and documented account of the issue concerning disaster management. In this book I have introduce various aspect related to scientific management of various  disasters like, worldwide distribution of Hazards and disasters and these circulation though the all spheres of the earth. It is expected that the book would serve the interest of the students as a source of information for understanding and appreciating the finer aspect of disaster management. Others like the general readers; the NGOs, government employees and other could find a matte or two that could interest them.

B.C. Jat

Dr. B.C Jat is currently teaching in Department of geography, Government Post Graduate College, Neemkathana (Rajasthan). Dr. Jat was awarded “Medini Award 2005 by Ministry of forest and environment government of India for his research and writing on various aspects on environment. He is author of over 15 books of Geography. These books widely acclaimed and accepted as text and reference books in India. He has also published 15 research papers in various journals. He attended 13 national and 3 international seminars. He is also associate editor “Journal of Water and Land use Management. Presently he is engaged in a research work on management of water disaster through remote sensing and GIS.