Category Archives: Resilience

Barbara Lucini’s new book: The Other Side of Resilience to Terrorism: A Portrait of a Resilient-Healthy City (Springer, 2017)

Our long-standing member and member of the coordinating committee, Dr Barbara Lucini (Catholic University of Sacred Heart in Milan), has just published the following monograph on urban resilience and terrorism with Springer.  Congratulations on your publication and we are sure … Continue reading

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ESA’17 programme online

Please find the current finalised programme for the 13th European Sociological Association Conference for its sessions by RN08: Disaster, Conflict and Social Crisis Research Network (DCSCRN). We look forward to meeting you soon in Athens! If you have any questions on the … Continue reading

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Antti Silvast’s new book: “Making Electricity Resilient” (Routledge, 2017)

© 2017 – Routledge 174 pages | 17 B/W Illus. Energy risk and security have become topical matters in Western and international policy discussions; ranging from international climate change mitigation to investment in energy infrastructures to support economic growth and more sustainable energy … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: European Sociological Association 2017, Athens, 29 August – 1 September 2017, DCSCRN sessions

The Call for Papers for the next European Sociological Association (ESA) conference has been published and is available here: http://www.europeansociology.org/download/esa2017_CFPs.pdf Based on excellent proposals by our members, the ESA RN08: Disaster, Conflict and Social Crisis Research Network (DCSCRN) is delighted … Continue reading

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Conference Invitation & Call for Papers: Household Resilience and Crisis in Europe

Final scientific conference of the project “RESCuE” Topic Since 2008, Europe has been shaken by an ongoing economic crisis that has exposed the weaknesses of poverty research, antipoverty policies and the activation paradigm. The crisis has then led to increasing … Continue reading

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What crises and photography have in common? Why media do not present ‘unglamour’ pictures of areas, people and properties affected by disasters? In her text, Barbara Lucini explains why social documentary photography has a big aim, namely raising social awareness … Continue reading

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Launch of disaster resilience education and research roadmap for Europe 2030

A disaster resilience education and research roadmap for Europe 2030 has been launched. This roadmap represents an important output of the ANDROID disaster resilience network, bringing together existing literature in the field, as well as the results of various analysis … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: DCSCRN sessions at ESA’15 in Prague

We would like to announce that the Call for Papers for the DCSCRN sessions at the 12th European Sociological Association (ESA) Conference in Prague, Czech Republic, has been published on this web site and ESA’s own conference site. Please follow … Continue reading

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Call for Paper, Panel, and Roundtable Proposals: The Worlds of Violence, 9th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy

Wednesday 23 – Saturday 26 September 2015 Organised by the European International Studies Association in cooperation with the University of Catania Deadline 15 January, 2015

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4th International Conference on Building Resilience

incorporating the 3rd Annual Meeting of the ANDROID Disaster Resilience Network MediaCityUK, Salford Quays, UK,  9th – 11th September 2014 http://www.buildresilience.org/2014  We are pleased to announce the 4th International Conference on Building Resilience, incorporating the 3rd Annual Meeting of the … Continue reading

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