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Early warning systems

Early warning systems

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Published by Dept. of International Relations, University of Karachi, in collaboration with the Hanns Seidel Foundation in Islamabad .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Moonis Ahmar.
ContributionsAhmar, Moonis., University of Karachi. Dept. of International Relations., Hanns-Seidel-Stiftung.
The Physical Object
Pagination3, 213 p. ;
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24070275M
ISBN 108550073
LC Control Number2010340223

This book describes in detail disaster management principles with applications through software and early warning systems. The aim is to introduce the concept of advanced technology for disaster management. Hence, it starts with a basic introduction and the types of disasters this technology will ad.


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