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Part I: We Got Here For a Reason

Chapter 1. Linkage between Disaster and Development
Chapter 2. Deliberate Actions and Debilitating Outcomes—Gaps Appear
Chapter 3. What Development Has Brought and Disaster Wrought
Chapter 4. Understanding Where the Disaster-Development Link Leads
Chapter 5. Disaster-Development Linkage through the Lens of Disaster Recovery
Chapter 6. Continuity in the Name of Constituents

Part II: Once and Future Disaster Risk Reduction

Chapter 7. Redefining DRR in Development of the Built Environment
Chapter 8. Making Risk Information Visible
Chapter 9. Risk within Present and Emerging Economic Development Forces

Part III: DRR Will Be What It Is Conceived to Be

Chapter 10. Sustaining Nature of Disaster-Development Linkage
Chapter 11. Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction in Development

Part IV: They Who Call the Tune

Chapter 12. Built Environment Vulnerability and Development Processes
Chapter 13. Monitoring, Evaluation, Reporting, Regulation and Enforcement
Chapter 14. Policy Guidance on DRR Taken to Development
Chapter 15. What Has Been Found about the Future: Changes that Change Positions



Constructing Risk

Disaster, Development, and the Built Environment

Stephen O. Bender

252 pages, 2 illus., bibliog., index

ISBN  978-1-80073-162-2 Hb Published (August 2021)

eISBN 978-1-80073-163-9 eBook