Latest issue (Vol.3, Issue 3) International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment

Monday 17 September 2012

Vol 3 Issue 3 papers are now available.

Papers include:

  • Hurricane Reconstruction in the United States Gulf Coast, Mark Tatum, Frank Terrell (Article type: Research paper)
  • The Sense of Place in the New Homes of Post-Bam Earthquake Reconstruction, Asal Kamani-Fard, Mohd Hamdan Ahmad, Dilshan Remaz Ossen (Article type: Research paper)
  • Managing Disaster Knowledge: Identification of Knowledge Factors and Challenges, Chaminda Pathirage, Krisanthi Seneviratne, Dilanthi Amaratunga, Richard Haigh (Article type: Research paper)
  • Development of a climate change risk and vulnerability assessment tool for urban areas, Gina Cavan, Richard Kingston (Article type: Research paper)
  • Strategies for the effective engagement of multi-national construction enterprises in post-disaster building and infrastructure projects, Richard Haigh, Richard Sutton (Article type: Research paper)
  • Disparate Coping Strategies for Gendered effects of Drought: a Call for Re-examination of Gender Roles and Harmful Traditions in Central Tanzania, Rasel Mpuya Madaha (Article type: Research paper)

Please visit the Emerald wesbite to read about paper submission guidelines.

In keeping with the journal's international scope, articles are particularly welcome with details of: overall leadership in research, education, planning, design and implementation for infrastructure renewal and reconstruction projects in developing countries; and, details of innovative and socially responsible projects inspired via internal synergies that lead to rapid development and improved quality of life.