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Spatial Planning and Resilience Following DisastersInternational and Comparative Perspectives$
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Stefan Greiving, Michio Ubaura, and Jaroslav Tesliar

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9781447323587

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: January 2017

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781447323587.001.0001

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Disaster response and spatial planning – key challenges and strategies

Disaster response and spatial planning – key challenges and strategies

(p.1) Introduction Disaster response and spatial planning – key challenges and strategies
Spatial Planning and Resilience Following Disasters

Stefan Greiving

Policy Press

This introduction will give a general overview of the role of spatial planning for disaster response and the related key challenges that spatial planning needs to deal with in this respect. Moreover, it will discuss the variety of the national planning cultures and related concepts and instruments. It will also introduce key terminology to the reader (e.g. spatial resilience, resilience of space) and explain the dominant methodological frameworks for disaster risk assessment and management.

Keywords:   spatial planning, resilience, disaster response, disaster risk assessment, planning cultures

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