Recognised or Encouraged Journals

Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment, International Journal of

IJDRBE cover.jpg Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing
Editors: Dilanthi Amaratunga and Richard Haigh, University of Huddersfield
Established: 2009
Frequency: 2014, Volume 5, 4 issues per annum
Subscription rates: Four issues of IJDRBE will be published per year. The journal is sold on a calendar-year subscription basis.
Personal Rate Subscriptions: GBP £100; EUR €125; USD $160
Discounted Rate for CIB Members: GBP £80; EUR €100; USD $128

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This journal aims to develop the skills and knowledge of the built environment professions and other professions working in disaster mitigation and reconstruction, so that they may strengthen their capacity in strategic and practical aspects of disaster preparedness, rehabilitation and reconstruction to mitigate the effects of disasters nationally and internationally. The journal also aims to be the leading journal contributing to the body of knowledge of managing disasters in the built environment; influence disaster prevention, mitigation and response policies and practices; contain a mix of academic papers, book reviews, case studies and field studies; promote the exchange of ideas between practitioners, policy-makers and academics; and, provide a unique forum for novel enquiries into the development and application of new and emerging practices as a source of innovation to challenge current practices.

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