Challenge Of Land Use Planning After Urban Earthquakes : Observations From The Great Hanshin Earthquake Of 1995

Author: Catherine Bauman
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: observations, hanshin, earthquake, earthquakes, urban, land, planning, challenge
Number of Pages: 53
Published: 1996-08
ISBN-10: 0788183788
ISBN-13: 9780788183782

Book Description:

Discusses the city of Kobe's (Japan) recovery from the Great Hanshin Earthquake from the perspective of city planning. The earthquake & fire devastated many parts of the city, resulting in a need for coordinated planning of rebuilding. Many buildings, land use patterns, & residents loyalty to their homes & neighborhoods remained, & are the basis of post-earthquake city planning. Chapters: Kobe before the earthquake; city planning in Japan; the earthquake; the interim city; long-range planning after the earthquake; rebuilding housing; commercial rebuilding; emerging issues in recovery; & references. 22 charts & tables.


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