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Practical dimension of urban and regional resilience concepts: a proposal of resilience strategy model

Introduction In the era of global change urban and regional resilience have become important buzzwords. They allow the evolutionary process of how the socio-economic system adapts to changing external conditions to be described and make it possible to examine cities and regions in a dynamic, holistic and systematic way—the so-called complex adaptive systems ( Davoudi 2013 ; Simmie & Martin 2010 ). The concept of resilience takes into account determinants of development, including the economic dimension (economic resilience; Martin 2012 ; Martin & Sunley

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City Resilience vs. Resilient City: Terminological Intricacies and Concept Inaccuracies

Introduction Since the spread of the idea of sustainable development, new models and concepts of this development in different spatial scales have been sought. Due to the increasing role of cities in the modern world, they are paid a great deal of attention to, with a view to making their development efficient, safe, resistant to various types of risks, and thus more permanent, stable and sustainable. One such concept, which is gaining in importance in recent years in research on urbanisation processes and the city, is the concept of resilience, adapted to a

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Improving The Level of Critical Infrastructure Protection by Developing Resilience

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Conceptual Delimitations Between Resilience, Vulnerability and Adaptive Capacity to Extreme Events and Global Change

REFERENCES Alexander, D. E. 2013, Resilience and disaster risk reduction: an etymological journey. Natural hazards and earth system sciences , 13 (11), 2707-2716. Berkes, F., J. Colding, Folke, C. (edit.) 2003, Navigating social–ecological systems: building resilience for complexity and change . Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. Carpenter, S., Walker, B., Anderies, J. M., Abel, N. 2001, From metaphor to measurement: resilience of what to what? Ecosystems , 4 (8), 765-781. Costanza, R., Patten, B. C. 1995, Defining and

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Resilience of Pomorskie region to economic crisis

References Archibugi, D. and Lundvall, B.A. editors, 2001: The Globalising Learning Economy, Oxford: Oxford University Press. Briguglio, L., Cordina, G., Farrugia N. and Vella S., 2009: Economic Vulnerability and Resilience: Concepts and Measurements, Oxford Development Studies, Volume 37, No. 3, pp. 229-247. DOI: http:// Christopherson, S., Michie, J. and Tyler P., 2010: Regional resilience: theoretical and empirical perspectives, Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and

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New Czech & Certified Methodology „Tools of Resilience“

References Amper: Resiliency and adaptation on climate change in regional strategies. Another good practise examples [online]., 2016 [cit. 2016-29-11]. Available at: . (in Czech) Arbon, P. 2014. Developing a model and tool to measure community disaster resilience. The Australian Journal of Emergency Management, 29(4): 12-16. ISSN 1324-1540. Commission Staff Working Document, SWD(2013) 227. Action Plan for Resilience in Crisis Prone Countries 2013-2020. Cox

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Military Units Resilience Growth Activity Designs In The Current Operational Environment

References [1] Jensen M. Jeffrey and Fraser W. Mark (2006). Social Policy for Children and Families: A Risk and Resilience Perspective . Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications. [2] Naisbitt John (1989). Megatendinţe. Zece noi direcţii care ne transformă viaţa , Politică Publishing House. In: Lucian Ciolan (2008). Învăţarea integrată . Iaşi: Polirom Publishing House, p. 60. [3] Catargiu Ştefan, E-defence şi societatea informaţională, societatea cunoaşterii , (2005) Agenţia de Cercetare pentru Tehnică şi Tehnologii Militare, p. 19. http

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Regional economic resilience: concepts, empirics and a critical review

References Albers, M & Deppisch, S 2013, ‘Resilience in the Light of Climate Change: Useful Approach or Empty Phrase for Spatial Planning?’, European Planning Studies , vol. 21, no 10, pp. 1598–1610. Bailey, D & Berkeley, N 2014, ‘Regional Responses to Recession: The Role of the West Midlands Regional Taskforce’, Regional Studies , vol. 48, no. 11, pp. 1797–1812. Boschma, R, Balland, PA & Kogler DF 2014, ‘Relatedness and technological change in cities: the rise and fall of technological knowledge in US metropolitan areas from 1981 to 2010

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Vulnerability Through Resilience?
An Example of the Counterproductive Effects of Spatially Related Governance in Hamburg-Wilhelmsburg

and discourse management are particularly affected by this, as local actors have already also intensively engaged in re-interpretating their space. IBA solution strategies in this area are seen not as enabling resilience, but rather as new endangerments. This paper uses this example to demonstrate that counterproductive effects for a governance arrangement such as that of the IBA can arise from the fundamental interrelation between perceptions of vulnerability and resilience building. A social scientific perspective on vulnerability and resilience, as developed

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Applying resilience thinking to ‘ordinary’ cities: A theoretical inquiry

References Adger, W.N., 2000: Social and ecological resilience: are they related? In: Progress in human geography, Vol. 24(3), pp. 347-364. DOI: 10.1191/030913200701540465 Ahern, J., 2011: From fail-safe to safe-to-fail: Sustainability and resilience in the new urban world. In: Landscape and urban Planning, Vol. 100(4), pp. 341-343. DOI: 10.1016/j.landurbplan.2011.02.021 Alberti, M. and Marzluff, J.M., 2004: Ecological resilience in urban ecosystems: linking urban patterns to human and ecological functions. In

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