Urban seismic risk is growing worldwide and is, increasingly, a problem of developing countries. In 1950, one in four of the people living in the world’s fifty largest cities was earthquake-threatened, while in the year 2000, about one in two will be.
B.E. Tucker, Mustafa Özder Erdik, Christina N. Hwang
Springer Science & Business Media, Mar 9, 2013 – 330 pages