The Science and Practice of Resilience

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The Science and Practice of Resilience
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Bog, hardback
Udgivelsesdato:
28-01-2019
Sprog:
Engelsk
Udgave:
1st ed. 2019.
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This book offers a comprehensive view on resilience based upon state-of-the-science theories and methodological applications that resilience may fill. Specifically, this text provides a compendium of knowledge on the theory, methods, and practice of resilience across a variety of country and case contexts, and demonstrates how a resilience-based approach can help further improved infrastructure, vibrant societies, and sustainable environments and ecologies, among many others.Resilience is a term with thousands of years of history. Only recently has resilience been applied to the management of complex interconnected systems, yet its impact as a governing philosophy and an engineering practice has been pronounced. Colloquially, resilience has been used as a synonym for 'bouncing back'. Philosophically and methodologically, however, it is much more. In a world defined by interconnected and interdependent systems such as water, food, energy, transportation, and the internet, a sudden and unexpected disruption to one critical system can lead to significant challenges for many others. The Science and Practice of Resilience is beneficial for those seeking to gain a rich knowledge of the resilience world, as well as for practitioners looking for methods and tools by which resilience may be applied in real-world contexts.

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Udgivelsesdato:
28-01-2019
ISBN13:
9783030045630
Vægt:
506 g
Dybde:
20 mm
Bredde:
155 mm
Højde:
235 mm
Format:
Hardback
Forfattere
Bibliotekernes beskrivelse This book offers a comprehensive view on resilience based upon state-of-the-science theories and methodological applications that resilience may fill. 1 Hardback 39 Illustrations, color; 3 Illustrations, black and white; XIV, 209 p. 42 illus., 39 illus. in color.

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