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Social Construction of Risks and Hazards

Date:
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Time:
2:30 pm
Location:
University College (UC)
Room: Conron Hall
Cost:
Free
Social Construction of Risks and Hazards

Social Construction of Risks and Hazards

Susan L. Cutter
Carolina Distinguished Professor and Director
Hazards and Vulnerability Research Institute
University of South Carolina

Location: Conron Hall @ 2:30 pm
Thursday, November 14th

Dr. Susan L. Cutter is a Carolina Distinguished Professor of Geography at the University of South Carolina where she directs the Hazards and Vulnerability Research Institute. Her primary research interests are in the area of disaster vulnerability/resilience science—what makes people and the places where they live vulnerable to extreme events and how vulnerability and resilience are measured, monitored, and assessed. She has authored or edited thirteen books, more than 150 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters.

Department of Geography Distinguished Lecture

Host:
Department of Geography
Contact:
Department of Geography
geography-web@uwo.ca
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