Books by Piers Blaikie
Interviews where books by Piers Blaikie were recommended
The City and the Stars
by Arthur C Clarke
by Ben Wisner, Piers Blaikie & Terry Cannon and Ian Davis
An Enemy of the People
by Henrik Ibsen
Development in Disaster-Prone Places: Studies of Vulnerability
by James Lewis
The Politics of Natural Disaster: The Case of the Sahel Drought
by Michael H Glantz (ed)
The perception that disasters are isolated events beyond our control is simply not true, says the disaster research expert Dr Ilan Kelman. We – governments and others – have a greater role in creating them than we wish to acknowledge.
Disaster reconstruction and climate change expert, Khurshid Alam, talks through five illuminating books on natural disasters and outlines some of the key political issues relating to disaster management.