2 edition of From risk to resilience found in the catalog.
From risk to resilience
E. Timothy Burns
|Statement||Timothy E. Burns.|
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The risk and resilience approach has influenced social work practice literature. Recognizing that the exacerbation of social problems had made it significantly more difficult to fulfill social work's historical obligation to disadvantaged and vulnerable populations, A. Gitterman dedicated a text to risk and resilience theory in which contributors discussed "distressing life conditions and Cited by: 8. The concept of resilience was developed to describe resistance to psychosocial risk experiences (Rutter, ), as a dynamic process encompassing positive adaptation within the context of.
The book proposes a transversal approach with regard to the role of spatial planning in promoting and fostering risk management as well as institutions’ challenges for governing risk, particularly in relation to new forms of multi-level governance that may include stakeholders and citizen engagement. The first encompasses conceptual and methodological issues in studies of resilience – which, as defined in this book, is a process or phenomenon reflecting positive child adjustment despite conditions of risk.
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“From Risk to Resilience is the most comprehensive book in understanding the plight of women in the developing world that I have read.
It is well documented yet accompanied by stories that help us understand the data/5(7). Jenny Armstrong's new book From Risk to Resilience reflects extensive research and deep insights into the plight and opportunities for girls and women.
It challenged my thinking as a Christian s: 7. Rather than focus only on these challenges, though, From Risk to Resilience is ultimately a hopeful book, positing that by helping girls become resilient change-makers in their communities they also have the potential to transform the world.
Resilience will certainly be central to the delivery of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction –, the Sustainable Development Goals, and the Paris Climate Agreement.
However, to be effective, these international agreements must put the most vulnerable at their heart. Resilience requires a systems approach to explore development and disasters across sectors From risk to resilience book at multiple scales.
Resilience will certainly be central to the delivery of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction –, the Sustainable Development Goals, and the Paris Climate Agreement. Resilience will certainly be central to the delivery of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction –, the Sustainable Development Goals, and the Paris Climate Agreement.
However, to be effective, these international agreements must put the most vulnerable at their heart. Adolescence, Risk and Resilience is concerned with demonstrating a positive approach to young people and their circumstances, and shows how the concepts of risk and resilience are related.
Contributors examine a range of issues including: families and the risks they pose, mental ill-health, offending behaviour, sexual risk, disability, being in Reviews: 2.
"Journeys from Childhood to Midlife: Risk, Resilience, and Recovery is a remarkable opportunity for all of us to see the development of resilience and coping systems in the underprivileged children of Kauai. Emmy Werner and Ruth Smith's scholarship and clarity provide a firm base for understanding the psychodynamics of these processes and lead Cited by: In this innovative book, elements of risk and resilience, positive youth development, and organizational collaboration are used to develop a comprehensive intervention framework, the Integrated Prevention and Early Intervention (IPEI) Model.
Treating Traumatized Children. Resilience is the ability to recover from difficult experiences, such as death of loved one, job loss, serious illness, terrorist attacks, or even just daily stressors and challenges.
Resilience is the strength of body, mind, and character that enables people to respond well to adversity. In short, resilience is the cornerstone of mental health/5(22). Any event that negatively affects the information and material flow between suppliers and demanders should be considered as a risk to the disruption .
The resilience of a SN is a new concept. From Risk to Resilience PhD Thesis 2 Summary This thesis investigates unpredictability in contemporary disaster and emergency management.
The thesis trac-es the shift from risk thinking towards the resilience approach that has recently characterized the field. It asksFile Size: 1MB.
From Risk to Resilience weaves the stories of young women between the ages of twelve and twenty-one into a tapestry of hope.
Author and gender justice advocate Jenny Rae Armstrong illuminates dangers common to women and girls around the world: gender-based violence, child marriage, healthcare gaps, and damaging social : Jenny Rae Armstrong.
Risk & Resilience book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. WHAT DOES IT REALLY TAKE TO SURVIVE IN THE START-UP SCENE?WHY DO /5. The book arose out of appeals from colleagues in science and industry for a plainly written account of what resilience is all about and how a resilience approach differs from current practices.
Rather than complicated theory, the book offers a conceptual overview along with five case studies of resilience thinking in the real world.
The book utilizes the collective expertise of scholars and experts in industry, government and academia in the new and emerging field of resilience in order to provide a more comprehensive and universal understanding of how resilience methodology can be applied in various disciplines and applications.
Drawing on data collected from two of Britain's richest research resources for the study of human development, the National Child Development Study and the British Cohort Study, this book investigates the phenomenon of 'resilience' - the ability to adjust positively to adverse by: When I first started reading this book, I thought it would be the sort of book that would provide a look at resilience, at overcoming difficulty, and it did, in a manner of speaking.
This is a book where the structure of the book, as artificial and contrived as it is, is of the utmost importance/5. This book will help turn your firm into a 'risk aware' organization which will be able to avoid catastrophic loss.
It will also enable senior management to make better strategic and operational decisions, thanks to an informed understanding of business hazards. Risk and Resilience, identifies major risk factors associated with long-term. Book Summary: The title of this book is From Risk to Resilience and it was written by Jenny Rae Armstrong.
This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Herald Press and has a total of pages in the :.
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The letters serve a guidebook for his friend, Zach Walker (a pseudonym), and draw on Greitens’ personal experiences and knowledge of ancient and modern Author: Eric Greitens.Approaches to risk management such as enterprise risk management (ERM) and business continuity management (BCM) can help companies avoid supply-chain disruptions and recover normal operations quickly.
But in the authors'view, they rely too heavily on risk identification when many of the risks are unpredictable or unknowable before the fact.