Eight Personal Characteristics Associated with the Power to Live with Disasters as Indicated by Survivors of the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster

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People perceive, judge, and behave differently in disasters and in a wide range of other difficult situations depending on their personal characteristics. The power to live, as captured by characteristics that are advantageous for survival in such situations, has thus far been modeled in arbitrary ways. Conceptualizing such characteristics in more objective… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0130349

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@inproceedings{Sugiura2015EightPC, title={Eight Personal Characteristics Associated with the Power to Live with Disasters as Indicated by Survivors of the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster}, author={Motoaki Sugiura and Shosuke Sato and Rui Nouchi and Akio Honda and Tsuneyuki Abe and Toshiaki Muramoto and Fumihiko Imamura and Jiang Qiu}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2015} }