Measuring Vulnerability to Natural Hazards Towards Disaster Resilient Societies
Birkmann, J. (2006). Measuring Vulnerability to Natural Hazards: Towards Disaster Resilient Societies. (Preview only; book available for purchase.) United Nations University Press.
The author of this book focuses on the importance of measuring vulnerability and developing indicators to reduce societal risk and vulnerability. The author presents various conceptual frameworks of vulnerability in the context of disaster resilience.