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Natural Disasters

Known as: Disaster, Natural, disaster natural, Disasters, Natural 
Sudden calamitous events producing great material damage, loss, and distress. They are the result of natural phenomena such as earthquakes, floods… 
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The present review discusses one of the pioneer projects authored by Ulrich Beck, regarding risk perception issues, which was… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Earthquakes, floods, drought, and other natural hazards cause tens of thousands of deaths, hundreds of thousands of injuries, and… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Using a new data set on annual deaths from disasters in 73 nations from 1980 to 2002, this paper tests several hypotheses… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
Techniques based on multi-temporal, multi-spectral, satellite-sensor-acquired data have demonstrated potential as a means to… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Measures of emotional health and styles of responding to negative moods were obtained for 137 students 14 days before the Loma… 
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Phil O'Keefe, Ken Westgate and Ben Wisner argue the case that disasters are more a consequence of socio-economic than natural…