Recent Submissions

  • Urban resilience: Bouncing back, coping, thriving 

    Vallance, Suzanne A. (AST ManagementNerang, QLD, Australia, 2012-04)
    The recent Christchurch earthquakes provide a unique opportunity to better understand the relationship between pre-disaster social fault-lines and post-disaster community fracture. As a resident of Christchurch, this paper ...
  • Tourism, the weather and future changes 

    Becken, Susanne; Hendrikx, J.; Wilson, Judith; Hughey, Kenneth F. D.
    Tourism often depends on the weather for participation, satisfaction, safety, and business viability. Climate models predict increasing temperatures, changing intensity and distribution of rainfall, decreased snowfall, and ...
  • Climate variability and climate change: implications for tourism 

    Becken, Susanne; Hendrikx, J. (2010)
    Tourism often depends on the weather for participation, satisfaction, safety, and business viability. Tourism also depends on natural resources and environmental attractions. Climate models predict increasing temperatures, ...
  • Developing a resilience framework to assess tourisms' response to climatic events 

    Becken, Susanne (Lincoln University. LEaP., 2011-07)
    What is resilience? Described as a “… measure of the persistence of systems and of their ability to absorb change and disturbance and still maintain the same relationships between populations or state variables” (Holling, ...

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