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Published: 05 May 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388920-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8892-0
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-066
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... This chapter examines the ideology, organization, and practice of the program of earthquake monitoring, prediction, and defense during China's Cultural Revolution, with a focus on the culture of mass science. By a strange coincidence, there were about ten major earthquakes in China during the...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
...83 The 1842 Earthquake Démesvar Delorme Démesvar Delorme was born in 1831 in Cap Haïtien and became a prominent politi- cian and writer. At the age of eleven, he lived through the 1842 earthquake that de- stroyed much of his city. In this account, written later in his life, he looks back at the...
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373186-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7318-6
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-055
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
...199 The 1907 Earthquake Dick Chislett On 14 January 1907 an earthquake devastated Kingston and its surroundings, reduc- ing much of the city to rubble and killing at least eight hundred people. The earth- quake was the worst natural disaster to hit the island in over a century, reminiscent of the...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390749-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9074-9
Published: 05 May 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388920
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8892-0
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373667-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7366-7
Published: 30 July 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391654-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9165-4
Published: 16 February 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393597
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9359-7
Published: 17 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... can help transcend the traditional history of disciplines. This chapter examines the ideology, organization, and practice of the program of earthquake monitoring, prediction, and defense during China's Cultural Revolution, with a focus on the culture of mass science. By a strange coincidence...
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By Charles F. Walker
Published: 05 May 2008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8892-0
Published: 05 May 2008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8892-0
Book Chapter

By Mark A. Healey
Published: 16 February 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393597-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9359-7
Book Chapter

By Mark A. Healey
Published: 16 February 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393597-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9359-7
Book Chapter

By Mark A. Healey
Published: 16 February 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393597-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9359-7
Book Chapter

By Mark A. Healey