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8 Pages
Term Paper

Geography

Tsunamis Their Causes and Damage

Words: 2295
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Tsunamis A succinct definition of a tsunami is " ... A natural phenomenon consisting of a series of waves generated when water in a lake or the sea is…

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9 Pages
Research Proposal

Geography

Tsunami in Indian Ocean in

Words: 3301
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

esides the deaths, more than one million people were left homeless and hundreds of thousands homes and businesses were destroyed. The United Nations estimated that, "...the disaster will prove…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Bureaucracy

Tsunami Relief and Reconstruction

Words: 2133
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Tsunami Relief and Reconstruction The images on television were unimaginable. The number of deaths, staggering. The stories of survival were both heroic and miraculous. Even today, some months later,…

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2 Pages
Essay

Geography

Tsunami Warning Systems as Potential Disaster Mitigaters

Words: 566
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Tsunami arning Systems as Potential Disaster Mitigaters Large-scale disasters are more possible in today's world than ever before. Due to both natural and man-made phenomena, the latter of which…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Geography

Tsunami Warning System the December 2004 Tsunami

Words: 1722
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Tsunami arning System The December 2004 tsunami shocked the world, literally taking it by storm. It killed nearly 300,000 people in Thailand, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India, and its devastating…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Geography

Tsunamis Can Be Regarded as

Words: 1201
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Data has shown that society was previously inclined to underestimate tsunamis and their power. Advancements in tsunami studies have made it possible for the masses to become better acquainted…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Business - Miscellaneous

Natural Disaster Tsunami There Are

Words: 1639
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

However she warning device should always be checked and monitored in a way that it is guaranteed effective in sending signals way ahead of the disaster. A good tsunami…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Geography

North Carolina Tsunami Risks Tsunami Is a

Words: 1250
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

North Carolina Tsunami Risks tsunami is a wave train, or series of waves, generated in a body of water by a sudden disturbance that vertically displaces the water column.…

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2 Pages
Essay

History - Asian

Deadliest Tsunami the Indian Ocean Tsunami on

Words: 880
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Deadliest Tsunami The Indian Ocean Tsunami on 2004 was one of the worst that the region has ever experienced over a very long period of time. It reached a…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Geography

Indian Ocean Earthquake and Tsunami

Words: 1098
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

International Disaster: The Indian Ocean 2004 Tsunami and Earthquake The International Response to the Indian Ocean Disaster of 2004 The ational Geographic has called the Indian Ocean Tsunami and…

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7 Pages
Case Study

Environmental Science

The Need for a Responsive Tsunami Preparedness Program a Case Sudy of Seaside City Oregon

Words: 2048
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Case Study

Seaside Tsunami Awareness Program Preparedness Saving an indefinite and undeterminable number of lives has proven to depend on effective education and emergency management in tsunami events in the U.S.…

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2 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Health Tsunami Public Health and

Words: 584
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

A 2006 study that examined the rates of depression and other mental health disorders following the December 2004 tsunami found that large numbers of people still faced significant health…

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1 Pages
Essay

Geography

Disasters Tsunami in Japan Has Been Having

Words: 303
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Essay

Disasters Tsunami in Japan Japan has been having a series of natural disasters of great magnitude from some of which are recorded as early as 1920s with the most…

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5 Pages
Essay

Business

U S Based Company Concerned Earthquake Tsunami Nuclear

Words: 1424
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

U.S. based company concerned earthquake, tsunami nuclear power plant accident occurs Japan? 2. With rapid technology, boundaries industries redefined. What industry company Google ? Who Google's main competitors today…

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5 Pages
Multiple Chapters

Geography

Numerical Modeling

Words: 1450
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Multiple Chapters

Tsunami Numerical Modeling Tsunami Modeling Tsunamis, along with other massive natural disaster events such as earthquakes, hurricanes and so forth, represent one of the most (if not the most)…

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9 Pages
Thesis

Geography

Physical Geology the 'Indian Ocean

Words: 2629
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Thesis

In fact, the entire damage was caused by the tsunami itself along with other factors like the geology and geography of the region. The damage that the tsunami caused…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Geography

Pictures Can Speak Louder Than Words and

Words: 1414
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

pictures can speak louder than words, and this is clear in the photo entitled "U.S. Navy: An aerial view of damage to akuya, Japan after a 9 magnitude tsunami."…

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4 Pages
Essay

Government

Reinsurance for Many People the Field of

Words: 1123
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

einsurance For many people, the field of insurance can be very confusing. This is because these organizations will often engage in activities that are designed to reduce risks. ecently,…

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10 Pages
Thesis

Economics

Business Workplace Continuity and Contingency

Words: 3113
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Thesis

Threats due to weather include floods, earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes and blizzards. Planning for weather events should be very realistic in nature. Major weather events usually occur in 25, 50…

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5 Pages
Essay

Business - Miscellaneous

Force of the Winds Is

Words: 2142
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Speed here is of essence and spices like flying fish are able to jump out of water to escape predators. Others that lack like jellies are transparent. Turtles will…

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7 Pages
Essay

Economics

Economics - How China's Economy

Words: 2387
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Aside these impacts however, more salient effects are observable, such as a necessity to change internal practices of business. A relevant example in this sense is given by Wal-Mart,…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Safety

Long-Term Effects of a Widespread Disaster

Words: 833
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Long-Term Effects of Adverse Nature Long-term Implications of 2004 Indian Ocean Disasters Long-term effects of the 2004 Indian Ocean Disaster 2004 Indian Ocean Disasters Indian Ocean is the third…

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7 Pages
Essay

Transportation

U S Auto Industry the Motor

Words: 1870
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

The big three will likely weather the tsunami, as completely different entities than they have been in the past, possibly even more strikingly different than they were before and…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Energy

Energy Is Hard to Define

Words: 1565
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

These massive walls of water travel faster than a commercial jet as they descend upon cities and islands. The energy and force of a Tsunamis is the massive transference…

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7 Pages
Essay

Economics

Education Principles of Economics China's

Words: 2583
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Most economists feel that if China's currency were allowed to trade freely, it would be a whole lot more. No one can know for sure how much more, but…

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2 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Mass Shooting Could Have Been Prevented The

Words: 634
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

mass shooting could have been prevented. The key to knowing what to do in the future is to understand how to recognize signs of mental illness and stability. In…

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2 Pages
Movie Review

Weather

Tomorrow Was an Excellent Film That Definitely

Words: 607
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Movie Review

Tomorrow was an excellent film that definitely fuels interest in climate change. The film is an action packed portrayal of how climate change could potentially cause extreme weather events,…

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2 Pages
White Paper

Business - Management

Software Evaluation Writeboard the International

Words: 540
Length: 2 Pages
Type: White Paper

This is a critical feature of the tool that best suits IDM, as Writeboard enables its users to maximize the use of technology to deliver messages efficiently without compromising…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Catastrophic Events Preparing for Catastrophic

Words: 632
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The failure to be able to deal with the fallout of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans caused many overstressed hospital workers to respond in what would later be regarded…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Business - Management

Decisions in Paradise Part II

Words: 688
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Nik and the following is my problem. I have been assigned to a beautiful island in order to help my team, Alex and Chris, set up their work site.…

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2 Pages
Essay

Business - Management

Local Response Terrorism the City

Words: 840
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

A lack of local understanding by FEMA and & #8230;. Caused a clear inability for these agencies to exercise their logistics plan during such a catastrophic event. The first…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Business - Management

Recovery Disaster and Crisis

Words: 1650
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Disaster ecovery ecovery: Disaster and Crisis Disaster recovery has become an important aspect of a company's strategic plan. The main reason for an increased concern can be attributed to…

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2 Pages
Essay

Management

Reflection on Organizational Change Management

Words: 790
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

This course has played a critical role in my professional development in organizational management. One of the most important lessons I have obtained from the course relates to management…

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23 Pages
Multiple Chapters

Recreation

Study of Tourist Behavior Toward Nature-Based Tourism Activities

Words: 8137
Length: 23 Pages
Type: Multiple Chapters

Tourist Behavior Toward Nature-Based Tourism Activities For most of the developing countries tourism industry is playing a very important role in boosting their economies. In 2004, it was found…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Business - Miscellaneous

Technology That Can Be Used

Words: 1118
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

If the area they were placed in was prone to blizzards, earthquakes, terrorist outbreaks or anything else the public to be educated that if it heard the sirens it…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Business - Management

Hazard Mitigation and Preparedness

Words: 3869
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Hazard Mitigation and Preparedness (U.S. Federal Programs: Advantages and Disadvantages) The confrontations and prospects for the reduction of hazards/disasters have never been greater than in the current period. In…

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3 Pages
Essay

History - Asian

Session Long Project Involve Developing a Disaster

Words: 1156
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Session Long Project involve developing a disaster management program a specific country include hazard analysis, prevention, preparedness, response, recovery plans. Epidemiology Disasters espond: 1. In 2011, Japan was shook…

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3 Pages
SWOT

Business

Toyota Is One of the World's Leading

Words: 924
Length: 3 Pages
Type: SWOT

Toyota is one of the world's leading automakers. For most of its existence, the company has been unassailable, but this past year has presented the company with a number…

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5 Pages
Essay

Energy

Japan Abolishes Current Nuclear Plant Fukushima Crisis

Words: 1727
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Japan abolishes current nuclear plant Fukushima Crisis. What effects immediately long-term Japan world a case stop operation of nuclear power plants. As a brief description, Fukushima Dai-Ichi Nuclear Power…

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5 Pages
Essay

Sports - College

Toyota Supply Chain Org Change

Words: 1574
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Toyota Japanese automaker Toyota, headquartered in the city of the same name, is the world's leading automaker by sales, moving over 10 million vehicles per year (Statista, 2016). However,…

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2 Pages
Essay

Environmental Science

Earthquakes

Words: 702
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

A) Write a summary of an article on the environment that was published in The New York Times between 1/22 and 1/28. This assignment is for 150 words. ANCHORAGE…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Urban Studies

Japanese Housing Market Your Purchase Japanese

Words: 2514
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This draws a pattern of the land price model, concentric as one moves away from CBD. An interesting element of the Japanese housing market system that is worth considering…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Subjective Nature of Perception Be Regarded as

Words: 1603
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

subjective nature of perception be regarded as an advantage for artists but as an obstacle to be overcome for scientists? Perception is the way we get the information about…

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20 Pages
Essay

Business - Management

Ing for Emergency Management Emergency

Words: 5324
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Essay

Slide 9: Technological innovations in emergency management The starting point in the creation of a plan on how to improve our program from a technological standpoint has been constituted…

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3 Pages
Essay

Recreation

Tourism Marketing a Town to

Words: 998
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Consumer demand in luxury and major events tourism -- two of the most important sectors for Marysville to attract -- is very low (eTurboNews, 2009) and this will affect…

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2 Pages
Thesis

Animals

Dinosaurs the Topic Must Be

Words: 723
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Thesis

Deposition occurred over a very long time period. The study found that the sediments separating the two events were characteristic of normal sedimentation, with burrows formed by creatures colonizing…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Recreation

Evolution of International Tourism Citation

Words: 2345
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

During the period from April to June2003, the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) outbreak had a negative impact on Thai economies. The total revenue from tourism was 10% lower…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Kindness - Religion Kindness as

Words: 1841
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

..no longer worthy to be called your son," the father rejected that statement, and instead ordered "the best robe" be brought, placed a ring on the son's finger and…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Other

Waves There Are Two Types of Wave

Words: 330
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

WAVES There are two types of wave motion: Longitudinal and traverse waves .In longitudinal waves, the particles are parallel to the direction of wave propagation. In traverse waves, the…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Communication - Journalism

Oxfam International Is a Confederation

Words: 1769
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This news story has a positive impression of Oxfam works. Analysis.- Oxfam has a record of 60 years in increasing worldwide public understanding of economic and social justice as…

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6 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Beauty and Sadness in Japanese Literature

Words: 1917
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Beauty & Sadness in Japanese Literature A modernization of the story "An Account of a Ten Foot Square Hut" Many, many years ago, it is said that the Buddha…

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3 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Issues of Public Health

Words: 1257
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Public Health Emergencies When it comes to public health, there are two main issues: basic control of general public health concerns, and what takes place during an emergency. The…

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6 Pages
Essay

First Aid

Emergency Managment Training Examination and Critique

Words: 1603
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

training in the field of emergency management is particularly complicated. The reason for the complication is the astonishingly broad latitude of situations for which emergency services and personnel might…

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30 Pages
Dissertation

Economics

Financial Derivatives on Sub-Prime Crisis

Words: 9921
Length: 30 Pages
Type: Dissertation

The article that was written by Conley (2011) discusses the impact that collateralized debt obligations (CDO's) would have upon the subprime loans. These were created in 1987, by the…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Race

Race Ethnicity and Cultural Diversity

Words: 2018
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

And there are always a few racists in any town. But I believe we have a great, open, accepting community. e entertain tourists from all over the planet, and…

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11 Pages
Research Proposal

Psychology

Psychologic Effect on People in

Words: 3632
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

This revision, they note, was "partly in recognition of research demonstrating that traumatic events were in fact not uncommon. DSM-IV defines the traumatic stressor as when a person 'experienced,…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Mass Evacuation it Is a

Words: 1149
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The building's safety officials or the specialized units connected with the government or even with the police officials will be able to direct the people regarding their next shelter…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Education - Computers

iPad 2 The Product Being

Words: 2582
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The promotion budget remains high, however, and it is essential to maintain the promotions budget to defend the space, especially over the coming months when technologically superior rivals may…

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4 Pages
Thesis

Economics

Protectionism in the Shrimp Industry

Words: 1180
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Thesis

As for how this hurts Ecuador: shrimp is Ecuador's third-largest export, and many thousands of Ecuadorians are employed in the shrimp farming industry, Coglitore added. Stevens - the American…

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11 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Human Security in Asia

Words: 3327
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Threats to security are seen to come not only from external military aggression but also from a myriad of internal challenges -- separatist movements, social unrest, or the collapse…

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