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Record number 2079243
Article title More than fear induction : toward an understanding of people's motivation to be well-prepared for emergencies in flood prone areas
Author(s) Boer, J. de ; Botzen, W.J.W. ; Terpstra, T.
Journal title Risk analysis
Part(Year)Number 35(2015)3
Pages 518 - 535
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Keyword(s) (cab) floods / risk assessment / perception / citizens / climatic change
Categories Hydrology
Publication type Scientific article
Language English
About This article examines the extent and manner to which evaluations of flood-related precautions are affected by an individual's motivation and perception of context. It argues that the relationship between risk perception and flood risk preparedness can be fruitfully specified in terms of vulnerability and efficacy if these concepts are put into the perspective of prevention-focused motivation
program Knowledge for Climate (KfC)
theme HS Hotspots
project (HSRR07/HSGR08) Relatie tussen waargenomen overstromingsrisico's
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