Rebuilding communities in the wake of disaster : social recovery in Sri Lanka and India /

This book examines the sociological consequences of disaster relief and recovery, and uncovers its impact on the communities that were affected by the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004. It is the most extensive and intensive study of post-disaster community rebuilding yet reported in the literature on th...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Mulligan, Martin
Other Authors: Nadarajah, Yaso
Format: Book
Published: New Delhi ; Abingdon, UK : Routledge, 2012.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : an unprecedented disaster
  • Setting the research questions
  • How and where the study was conducted
  • Thematic analysis of research outcomes
  • A summary of the research findings
  • Towards a community development approach to disaster recovery.