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By Susan Cutter,Christopher T. Emrich,Jerry T. Mitchell,Walter W. Piegorsch,Mark M. Smith,Lynn Weber

typhoon Katrina slammed into the Gulf Coast in August 2005 with devastating effects. just about all analyses of the catastrophe were devoted to the way in which the typhoon affected New Orleans. This quantity examines the effect of Katrina on southern Mississippi. whereas groups alongside Mississippi's Gulf Coast shared the impression, their socioeconomic and demographic compositions diverse broadly, resulting in differing types and premiums of restoration. This quantity furthers our knowing of the velocity of restoration and its geographic volume, and explores the function of inequalities within the restoration method and people antecedent stipulations that may provide upward thrust to a 'recovery divide'. it will likely be specifically attractive to researchers and complicated scholars of common mess ups and coverage makers facing catastrophe results and recovery.

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