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Understanding resiliency in coastal areas: a review paper from sociological perspectives

Mustari, Sohela and Karim, A.H.M Zehadul (2015) Understanding resiliency in coastal areas: a review paper from sociological perspectives. International Journal of Social Science Studies , 3 (3). pp. 123-128. ISSN 2223-9944

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Abstract

Based on secondary data, this paper tries to identify the resiliency of coastal people. Existing literature emphasizes that resiliency means a kind of adaptation where societal members can adjust themselves to a different environment. It is also discovered in prevailing literature that resiliency as a concept is not well-described in sociology. Thus, in this review, it attempts to examine resiliency from sociological perspectives. To do this, previous research on coastal society is focused on to know their resilience capacity in detail.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 6372/43531
Uncontrolled Keywords: Resiliency, Coastal areas, Natural disasters, Environment, Climate change
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences > Department of Sociology & Anthropology
Depositing User: Prof. Dr. A.H.M. Zehadul Karim
Date Deposited: 25 Jun 2015 13:26
Last Modified: 22 Dec 2016 09:29
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/43531

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