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The Shaken Suburbs: The changing sense of home and creating a new home after a disaster
(University of Canterbury. Geography, 2014)
The 2010 and 2011 earthquakes in the region of Canterbury, New Zealand caused widespread damage and the deaths of 185 people. Suburbs on the eastern side of Christchurch and in the satellite town of Kaiapoi, 20 kilometres ...
The preparedness and response of the population of Lyttelton, New Zealand, and surrounding areas, for and to hazards.
(University of Canterbury. Department of Geological Sciences, 2012)
Small, tight-knit communities, are complex to manage from outside during a disaster. The township of Lyttelton, New Zealand, and the communities of Corsair Bay, Cass Bay, and Rapaki to the east, are especially more so ...
Investigating the Antecedents of Teacher Burnout and its Impact on Turnover Intentions in a Post-disaster Context
(University of Canterbury. Psychology, 2013)
This study sought to investigate employee burnout within a post-disaster context by exploring teachers’ burnout perceptions and workplace attitudes in the aftermath of the 2010-2011 Christchurch earthquakes. The study ...
Post-Disaster Mobilities: Exploring Household Relocation after the Canterbury Earthquakes
(University of Canterbury. Geography, 2013)
During 2010 and 2011, a series of major earthquakes caused widespread damage in the city of Christchurch, New Zealand. The magnitude 6.3 quake in February 2011 caused 185 fatalities. In the ensuing months, the government ...