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Hurricane Region Spring Tour 2018 By Victor Friedmann and Friends
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Photo record of Hurricane Region Spring Tour 2018 to the Blue Ridge Parkway.
The No Nonsense Guide to Hurricane Safety By Jeffery Sims
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This book could save your life! The ebook edition (full color) of the No-Nonsense Guide To Hurricane Safety is the fourth in a series of crisis manuals focusing on natural (and man-made) disasters.... More > This guide is designed to provide a comprehensive source for the latest research related to hurricane safety. Subjects covered include: providing a basic survey-level understanding of hurricanes; hurricane rating systems explained; how to be proactive in preparing for hurricane emergencies; providing suggestions by government and weather professionals/researchers on the best courses of action before, during, & after a hurricane; and appendices that include regional contacts for federal assistance, and a listing of disaster-relief organizations. This guide, along with others in the series, is designed to be a 1-stop source for contingency planning for disaster-related emergencies.< Less
Better Boroughs, Resilient Regions By Milena Popow et al.
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This book documents the research and design of the spring 2013 Master of Infrastructure Planning studio “Better Boroughs, Resilient Regions,” at New Jersey Institute of Technology. The... More > subject of the studio was the rebuilding of New Jersey in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. The hurricane, which made landfall near Atlantic City on October 29, 2012, wreaked havoc, and the damage to shoreline and waterfront communities was devastating. Housing, schools, roads, and recreational landscapes were wiped away by winds and rising tides. The scope of rebuilding was overwhelming, and most post-disaster efforts that began almost immediately were local, and as a matter of necessity, focused on immediate needs. In contrast to these initial rebuilding efforts, the studio examined the larger, regional design opportunities confronting the counties of Bergen, Hudson, Middlesex, Monmouth, Atlantic, and Ocean, and sought ways to interlink these opportunities with local initiatives< Less
The No-Nonsense Guide To Hurricane Safety By Jeffery Sims
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This book could save your life! The No-Nonsense Guide To Hurricane Safety is the fourth in a series of crisis manuals focusing on natural (and man-made) disasters. This guide is designed to provide a... More > comprehensive source for the latest research related to hurricane safety. Subjects covered include: providing a basic survey-level understanding of hurricanes; hurricane rating systems explained; how to be proactive in preparing for hurricane emergencies; providing suggestions by government and weather professionals/researchers on the best courses of action before, during, & after a hurricane; and appendices that include regional contacts for federal assistance, and a listing of disaster-relief organizations. This guide, along with others in the series, is designed to be a 1-stop source for contingency planning for disaster-related emergencies.< Less
And God Looked Away: A Katrina Journal By Michael Bevis
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A storm journal describing the events that transpired in the New Orleans region during Hurricane Katrina. A simple effort to remember history, and reflect an average person's experience in the storm... More > and the aftermath. With an introduction by the author, a small selection of pictures, and epilogues.< Less
And God Looked Away: A Katrina Journal By Michael Bevis
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A storm journal describing the events that transpired in the New Orleans region during Hurricane Katrina. A simple effort to remember history, and reflect an average person's experience in the storm... More > and the aftermath. With an introduction by the author, a small selection of pictures, and epilogues.< Less
Battle For New Orleans By Daniel Stafford
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Poetry inspired by the anguish and hope of the tradgedy in New Orleans following hurricane Katrina. Royalty proceeds will be donated to Oprah's Angel Network charity for Katrina survivors. Keep track... More > of what's happening around the Gulf region and New Orleans in Katrina's wake at my blog, "Battle For New Orleans" at http://battlefornola.blogspot.com/< Less
Battle For New Orleans By Daniel Stafford
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Poetry inspired by the anguish and hope of the tradgedy in New Orleans following hurricane Katrina. Royalty proceeds will be donated to Oprah's Angel Network charity for Katrina survivors. Keep track... More > of what's happening around the Gulf region and New Orleans in Katrina's wake at my blog, "Battle For New Orleans" at http://battlefornola.blogspot.com/< Less
REBUILD BY DESIGN | New Jersey | Living on the Edge By New Jersey Institute of Technology & Infrastructure Planning Program Fall 2013
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The subject of this studio is the rebuilding of New Jersey in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Working in seven different coastal areas, the students in the Master of Infrastructure Planning... More > Program (M.I.P) at the New Jersey Institute of Technology developed bold visionary regional strategies, and innovative mapping techniques that address the challenges of sea-level rise and climate change. The studio’s efforts were dedicated to developing visionary regional strategies, with students working in teams to construct four-dimensional urban systems models. These models visualize, overlay and integrate layers such as geology and topography, hydrology, governments and jurisdictions, development, land use and property value/building typology, and demography.< Less
Education and Multi-Cultural Cohesion in the Caribbean:the Case of Belize, 1931 - 1981 By Peter Hitchen
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The thesis of this book is concerned with the British neglect of education in Belize and the emergence of increased tensions between church and state, from the twin catalysts for social change of the... More > 1931 hurricane and economic depression until independence in 1981. This conflict has revealed a contradictory web of power structures and their influence, through the medium of schools, on multi-cultural development. The fundamental argument is that despite a rhetoric-of-difference, a cohesive society was created in Belize rooted in the cultural values propagated through an often contradictory church,state education system, and that Jesuit supremacy of Belizean education came too late to unsettle or exploit the grass root forces of cultural synthesis. Racial conflict in Belize is more a matter of habitual rhetoric and superficial.< Less

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