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The Science of Disasters: Climate Disruptions, Heart Attacks, and Market Crashes

The Science of Disasters: Climate Disruptions, Heart Attacks, and Market Crashes (Paperback)

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This book tackles these questions by applying advanced methods from statistical physics and related fields to all types of non-linear dynamics prone to disaster. It gives readers an insight into the problems of catastrophes and is one of the first books on the theories of disaster. Based on physical and mathematical theories, the general principles of disaster appearance are explained.

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