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Floods, Tsunamis

  • By: Gareth Davey
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Water covers 70% of the Earth's surface and is vital for human civilization. However, natural disasters involving water, such as floods and tsunamis, can devastate communities and cause environmental, financial, and human loss. Global studies play an increasingly important ...

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