Open access peer-reviewed chapter

Conceptual Frameworks of Vulnerability Assessments for Natural Disasters Reduction

By Roxana L. Ciurean, Dagmar Schröter and Thomas Glade

Submitted: June 20th 2012Reviewed: December 17th 2012Published: April 17th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/55538

Downloaded: 6309

How to cite and reference

Link to this chapter Copy to clipboard

Cite this chapter Copy to clipboard

Roxana L. Ciurean, Dagmar Schröter and Thomas Glade (April 17th 2013). Conceptual Frameworks of Vulnerability Assessments for Natural Disasters Reduction, Approaches to Disaster Management, John Tiefenbacher, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/55538. Available from:

Embed this chapter on your site Copy to clipboard

<iframe src="http://www.intechopen.com/embed/approaches-to-disaster-management-examining-the-implications-of-hazards-emergencies-and-disasters/conceptual-frameworks-of-vulnerability-assessments-for-natural-disasters-reduction" />

Embed this code snippet in the HTML of your website to show this chapter

chapter statistics

6309total chapter downloads

5Crossref citations

More statistics for editors and authors

Login to your personal dashboard for more detailed statistics on your publications.

Access personal reporting

Related Content

This Book

Next chapter

Disaster Management Discourse in Bangladesh: A Shift from Post-Event Response to the Preparedness and Mitigation Approach Through Institutional Partnerships

By C. Emdad Haque and M. Salim Uddin

Related Book

First chapter

Landslide Inventory and Susceptibility Assessment for the Ntchenachena Area, Northern Malawi (East Africa)

By Golden Msilimba

We are IntechOpen, the world's leading publisher of Open Access books. Built by scientists, for scientists. Our readership spans scientists, professors, researchers, librarians, and students, as well as business professionals. We share our knowledge and peer-reveiwed research papers with libraries, scientific and engineering societies, and also work with corporate R&D departments and government entities.

More about us