Japan and Natural Disasters

Prevention and Risk Management
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Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Oct 08, 2018
Product Number: EB00738735
Released: Oct 22, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781119549796
Publisher: Wiley-ISTE
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Description

Japan is one of those countries most often affected by powerful natural hazards: earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions, typhoons, heavy rains, heavy snowfall, tornadoes, etc. The Archipelago is considered a very advanced country in terms of forecasting, prevention and management of natural disasters. A detailed analysis of the reality of recent years is however necessary. In the run-up to the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, among others, a publication on the subject will inform a large number of people wanting to know more about the risks of natural disasters in Japan.

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