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Layering of Natural and Human-Caused Disasters in the Context of Sea Level Rise: Coastal Louisiana Communities at the Edge

react-text: 196 Not only is resiliency a term with a myriad of definitions microscopically specified by a wide variety of social and bio/physical scientists and practitioners, it is also incredibly complicated even when treated by ind...

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“Women and Children First”: Popular Mythology and DisasteratSea, 1840–1860

In January of 1852, the Birkenhead, a fully loaded transport carrying British troops and over two...

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Factor analysis of the impact of events scale with survivors of two disastersatsea

The present study contributes cross validational evidence on the Impact of Events Scale with a sample of adult survivors of two recent disastersatsea. Although findings are largely consistent with previous research in identifying tw...

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Commodore Anson's circumnavigation (1740-1744). The bequests of disasteratsea.

Watt J., "The Medical Bequest of DisasteratSea: Commodore Anson's Circumnavigation 1740 - 1744", Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of London, 32 (1998), 572-79.Watt J. The medical bequest of disasteratsea: Commodore Anson...

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Medical Support for Aircraft Disaster Search and Recovery Operations atSea: the RSN Experience.

There is a paucity of information available to guide provision of medical support for SAR operations for aircraft disastersatsea. The Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) took part in two such SAR operations in 2014 which showcased the ...

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Get Seaports Ready for Disaster - Strengthening Preparedness at African Seaports by Improving Performance

Möhring Ferdinand, Link Daniel

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Flood Disasters and Political Cultura at the German North Sea Coast: A Long-term Historical Perspective

Taking the case of the German North Sea coast, this paper seeks to investigate the impacts of disaster on political culture in a long-term perspective...

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Electronic navigation charts could reduce disasteratsea

The global commercial shipping fleet is set to get a much needed update in its navigation instruments

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The medical bequest of disasteratsea: Commodore Anson's circumnavigation 1740-44.

Anson's circumnavigation was characterised by his indomitable leadership which enabled men to triumph over medical and environmental disasters responsible for appalling suffering and loss of life. The medical bequest of the Anson voya...

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The psychological effects of disasteratsea.

BACKGROUND: In March 1987, the P&O car ferry Herald of Free Enterprise capsized killing 193 passengers. Seventy-five survivors and relatives were referred by their solicitors to the authors for assessment of psychological injury. METH...

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