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By Yuzuru Matsuoka,Mamoru Yoshida

Ever due to the fact mankind first seemed on the earth, humans have faced quite a few threats attributable to international environmental adjustments and catastrophic usual mess ups. in recent times, there was an immense necessity to aim the complementary co-evolution between applied sciences, city administration, and coverage layout by means of placing larger emphasis on neighborhood orientation whereas absolutely using educational traditions of civil engineering, structure, environmental engineering and catastrophe prevention learn. This ebook seeks to fulfill the problem of defining the recent idea “human defense engineering” through the implementation of such appropriate applied sciences in Asian megacities.

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