Douglass, Michael

Crossing Borders

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Table of contents

1. Crossing Borders: Governing the Globalising Urban Matrix of Compound Disasters in Asia and the Pacific
Michelle Ann Miller, Michael Douglass

Part I. Cross-Border Disasters in Historical and Contemporary Perspective

2. Recognising Global Interdependence Through Disasters
Anthony Reid

3. Crossing Colonial Borders: Governing Environmental Disasters in Historic Context
Fiona Williamson

4. Governing Cross-Border Effects of Disasters in Urbanising Asia: What Do We Know?
Matthias Garschagen

5. Disasters Across Borders: Borderlands as Spaces of Hope and Innovation in the Geopolitics of Environmental Disasters
John Hannigan

Part II. Transboundary Governance in Riparian Regions

6. Urban Transformations Across Borders: The Interwoven Influence of Regionalisation, Urbanisation and Climate Change in the Mekong Region
Richard Friend, Pakamas Thinphanga

7. Environmental Disasters in the Mekong Subregion: Looking Beyond State Boundaries
Andrea Haefner

8. Cross-Boundary Disaster Risk Governance: Lessons from the Pearl River Delta
Alain Guilloux

Part III. Cross-Border Disaster Collaborations

9. The Resilience of Islands: Borders and Boundaries of Risk Reduction
Karl Kim, Konia Freitas

10. The Empowerment of Local Community Groups as a New Innovation in Cross-Border Disaster Governance Frameworks
Yenny Rahmayati

11. Cities as Aid Agencies? Preliminary Prospects and Cautionary Signposts from Post-Disaster Interurban Cooperation in Asia
Kristoffer B. Berse

Part IV. Cross-Border Disasters and Conflict Potential

12. Governing Cross-Border Ecology, Hazards and Population Movement: Narratives and Counter-Narratives from India and Bangladesh
Sarfaraz Alam

13. China-Based Air Pollution and Epistemic Community Building in the Northeast Asian Region
Matthew A. Shapiro

14. Zaps and Taps: Solar Storms, Electricity and Water Supply Disasters, and Governance
Robert James Wasson

Keywords: Environment, Environmental Management, Environmental Policy, Governance and Government, Urban Geography / Urbanism (inc. megacities, cities, towns), Climate Change

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