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Ashraf, A., R. Naz, R. Roohi. “Glacial Lake Outburst Flood Hazards in Hindukush, Karakoram and Himalayan Ranges of Pakistan: Implications and Risk Analysis.” Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk 3, no.2 (2012): 113-132. View/purchase online»

Bolch, T., A. Kulkarni, A. Kääb, C. Huggel, F. Paul, J. G. Cogley, H. Frey, J. S. Kargel, K. Fujita, M. Scheel, S. Bajracharya, and M. Stoffel. “The State and Fate of Himalayan Glaciers.” Science 20, no. 6079 (2012): 310-314. View/purchase online»

Broggi, J.A. "La Desglaciación Andina Y Sus Consecuencias." Actas de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias Exactas, Físicas y Naturales de Lima Año VI, no. 6 (1943): 12-26. View/purchase online»

Burningham, Kate, Jane Fielding, and Diana Thrush. "'It'll Never Happen to Me': Understanding Public Awareness of Local Flood Risk." Disasters 32, no. 2 (2008). View/purchase online»

Bury, Jeffrey. (2012). The Himalayan vertical archipelago: climate change, glacial lake insecurity, and institutional capacity in the Khumbu Himalaya. Paper presented at the Andean-Asian Mountains Global Exchange on Glaciers, Glacial Lakes, Water & Hazard Management. View/purchase online»

Bury, J, BG Mark, J McKenzie, A French, M Baraer, KI Huh, M Zapata Luyo, and RJ Gómez López. "Glacier Recession and Human Vulnerability in the Yanamarey Watershed of the Cordillera Blanca, Peru." Climatic Change 105, no. 1-2 (2011): 179-206. View/purchase online»

Butz, David. "Relationship between Culture and Risk: Examples from Hunza, Pakistan." In Mountain Forum: E-conference on Culture and Risk, 2008. View/purchase online»

Carey, Mark, Christian Huggel, Jeffrey Bury, César Portocarrero, and Wilfried Haeberli, "An Integrated Socio-environmental Framework for Glacier Hazard Management and Climate Change Adaptation: Lessons from Lake 513, Cordillera Blanca, Peru," Climatic Change 3, no. 3 (2011): 733-767. View/purchase online»

Carey, Mark. In the Shadow of Melting Glaciers: Climate Change and Andean Society. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010. View/purchase online»

———. "Living and Dying with Glaciers: People's Historical Vulnerability to Avalanches and Outburst Floods in Peru." Global and Planetary Change 47 (2005): 122-34. View/purchase online»

"Curse of Melting Glaciers, Shrinking Rivers and Growing Deforestation." Kashmir Times (2009).

Dahal, Khila Raj. "Hazard and Risk: Perception of Glacial Lake Outburst Flooding from Tsho Rolpa Lake, Nepal." Michigan Technological University, 2008. View/purchase online»

Davies, Timothy R. H., Chris C. Smart, and Jill M. Turnbull. "Water and Sediment Outbursts from Advanced Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand." Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 28 (2003): 1081-96. View/purchase online»

De la Cruz-Reyna, S. Escenarios De Riesgo Y Percepción Del Peligro Volcánico En México, Simposio Internacional “Volcán Popocatépetl,” 22-24 March, 1999. Abstracts, 11. Mexico City: UNAM/CENAPRED, 1999.

Dekens, Julie. Herders of Chitral: The Lost Messengers? Disaster Preparedness in Chitral District, Pakistan. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Center for Integrated Mountain Development, 2007. View/purchase online»

———. Local Knowledge for Disaster Preparedness: A Literature Review. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Center for Integrated Mountain Development, 2007. View/purchase online»

———. The Snake and the River Don’t Run Straight: Local Knowledge on Disaster Preparedness in the Eastern Terai of Nepal. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Center for Integrated Mountain Development, 2007. View/purchase online»

Dussaillant, Alejandro, Gerardo Benito, Wouter Buytaert, Paul Carling, Claudio Meier, and Fabiâan Espinoza. "Repeated Glacial-Lake Outburst Floods in Patagonia: An Increasing Hazard?" Natural Hazards 54, no. 2 (2010): 469-81. View/purchase online»

Gaillard, Jean-Christophe. "Resilience of Traditional Societies in Facing Natural Hazards." Disaster Prevention and Management 16, no. 4 (2007): 522-44. View/purchase online»

"Glacial Lake Outburst Floods in Nepal and Switzerland: New Threats Due to Climate Change." Germanwatch, 2004. View/purchase online»

Gurung, S.M. "Human Perception of Mountain Hazards in the Kakani-Kathmandu Area: Experiences from the Middle Mountains of Nepal." Mountain Research and Development 9, no. 4 (1989): 353-64. View/purchase online»

Hewitt, Kenneth. "Culture and Risk: Understanding the Sociocultural Settings That Influence Risk from Natural Hazards." In ICIMOD and the Mountain Forum: Global E-Conference, 2009. View/purchase online»

———. "The Social Nature of Exposure, Vulnerability, and Responses to Danger." Paper presented at the MRI International Workshop, 'GAPHAZ' Vienna, Vienna, 2009. View/purchase online»

Huggel, C., L. Blaškovičová, H. Breien, P. Dobesberger, R. Frauenfelder, B.G. Kalsnes, A. Solheim, M. Stankoviansky, K. Hagen, and K. Kronholm. "Glacier Floods." In Impacts of Climate Change on Snow, Ice, and Permafrost in Europe: Observed Trends, Future Projections, and Socioeconomic Relevance, edited by Thomas Voigt, Hans-Martin Füssel, Isabelle Gärtner-Roer, Christian Huggel, Michael Zemp and Christoph Marty: ETC/ACC, 2011. View/purchase online»

ICIMOD. "Glacial Lakes and Associated Floods in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas." ICIMOD Books Online (2010). View/purchase online»

Johnson, K., E.A. Olson, and S. Manandhar. "Environmental Knowledge and Response to Natural Hazards in Mountainous Nepal." Mountain Research and Development 2, no. 2 (1982): 175-88. View/purchase online»

Jurt, C. "Perceptions of Natural Hazards in the Context of Social, Cultural, Economic and Political Risks." University of Burn, 2009.

Kääb, A., J.M Reynolds, and W. Haeberli. "Glacier and Permafrost Hazards in High Mountains." In Global Change and Mountain Regions—a State of Knowledge Overview, edited by U.M. Huber, H.K.M. Bugmann and M.A. Reasoner: Springer, 2005. View/purchase online»

Kargel, Jeffrey, Roberto Furfaro, Georg Kaser, Gregory Leonard, Wolfgang Fink, Christian Huggel, Andreas Kääb, Bruce Raup, John Reynolds, David Wolfe, and Marco Zapata. "Aster Imaging and Analysis of Glacier Hazards." In Land Remote Sensing and Global Environmental Change, edited by Bhaskar Ramachandran, Christopher O. Justice and Michael J. Abrams, 325-73: Springer, 2011. View/purchase online»

Kaser, Georg, Martin Großhauser, and Ben Marzeion. "Contribution Potential of Glaciers to Water Availability in Different Climate Regimes." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107, no. 47 (2010): 20223-20227. View/purchase online»

Kattelmann, Richard. "Glacial Lake Outburst Floods in the Nepal Himalaya: A Manageable Hazard?" Natural Hazards 28 (2003): 145-54. View/purchase online»

Kehrwald, N.M., L.G. Thompson, T. Yao, E.M. Thompson, U. Schotterer, V. Alfimov, J. Beer, J. Eikenberg, and M.E. Davis. "Mass Loss on Himalayan Glacier Endangers Water Resources." Geophysical Research Letters 35 (2008). View/purchase online»

Khadka, Navin Singh. "Mountain Tsunamis a Rising Threat." China Dialogue (2011). View/purchase online»

Khawas, Vimal. "Environmental Challenges and Human Security in the Himalaya." In National Seminar: Himalayas in the New Millennium: Environment, Society, Economy and Polity. Centre for Himalayan Studies North Bengal University, 2007. View/purchase online»

Kotlyakov, V.M., O. Rototaeva, and G.A. Nosenko. "The September 2002 Kolka Glacier Catasrophe in North Ossetia, Russian Federation: Evidence and Analysis." Mountain Research and Development 24, no. 1 (2004): 78-83. View/purchase online»

Kron, Wolfgang, and Re Munich. "Flood Catastrophes: Causes – Losses – Prevention; from an International Re-Insurer’s View/purchasepoint." In International Workshop on Precautionary Flood Protection in Europe, 2003. View/purchase online»

Künzler, M., C. Huggel, A. Linsbauer, and W. Haeberli. "Emerging Risks Related to New Lakes in Deglaciating Areas of the Alps." Paper presented at the Mountain Risks: Bringing Science to Society, Firenze, Italy, 2010. View/purchase online»

Künzler, M., C. Huggel, and J. Ramírez. “A Risk Analysis for Floods and Lahars: Case Study in the Cordillera Central of Colombia.” Natural Hazards 64, no. 1 (2012): 767–796. View/purchase online»

Linde, Jonathan, and Stefan Grab. "The Changing Trajectory of Snow Mapping." Progress in Physical Geography 35, no. 2 (2011): 139-60. View/purchase online»

Mark, Bryan, Jeffrey McKenzie, and Jésus Gómez. "Hydrochemical Evaluation of Changing Glacier Meltwater Contribution to Stream Discharge: Callejon De Huaylas, Peru." Hydrological Sciences Journal 50, no. 6 (2005): 975-87. View/purchase online»

Mercer, Jessica, Dale Dominey-Howes, Illan Kelman, and Kate Lloyd. "The Potential for Combining Indigenous Knowledge in Reducing Vulnerability to Environmental Hazards in Small Island Developing States." Environmental Hazards 7 (2007): 245-56. View/purchase online»

Mishra,Dinesh Kumar. Trapped! Between the Devil and Deep Waters. Uttarakhand, India: People’s Science Institute & SANDRP, 2008. View/purchase online»

Oliver-Smith, Anthony. "Disaster Rehabilitation and Social Change in Yungay, Peru." Human Organization 36, no. 1 (1977): 5-13.

———. "Here There Is Life: The Social and Cultural Dynamics of Successful Resistance to Resettlement in Postdisaster Peru." In Involuntary Migration and Resettlement: The Problems and Responses of Dislocated People, edited by Art Hansen and Anthony Oliver-Smith. 85-103. Boulder, Col.: Westview Press, 1982. View/purchase online»

———. The Martyred City: Death and Rebirth in the Andes. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1986. View/purchase online»

———. "Peru's Five-Hundred-Year Earthquake: Vulnerability in Historical Context." In The Angry Earth: Disaster in Anthropological Perspective, edited by Anthony Oliver-Smith and Susanna M. Hoffman. 74-88. New York: Routledge, 1999. View/purchase online»

———. "Traditional Agriculture, Central Places, and Postdisaster Urban Relocation in Peru." American Ethnologist 4, no. 1 (1977): 102-16. View/purchase online»

Oliver-Smith, Anthony. “Debating Environmental Migration: Society, Nature and Population Displacement in Climate Change.” Journal of International Development 24, no. 8 (2012): 1058–1070. View/purchase online»

Oliver-Smith, Anthony, and Susanna M. Hoffman, eds. The Angry Earth: Disaster in Anthropological Perspective. New York: Routledge, 1999. View/purchase online»

Orlove, Ben, Ellen Wiegandt, and Brian Luckman, eds. Darkening Peaks: Glacier Retreat, Science, and Society. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008. View/purchase online»

Orlove, Ben, Ellen Wiegandt, and Brian H. Luckman. "The Place of Glaciers in Natural and Cultural Landscapes." In Darkening Peaks: Glacial Retreat, Science, and Society, edited by Ben Orlove, Ellen Wiegandt and Brian H. Luckman. 3-19. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008. View/purchase online»

Orlove, Ben. "Glacier Retreat: Reviewing the Limits of Human Adaptation to Climate Change." Environment, 2009, 22-34. View/purchase online»

Paton, Douglas, Saut Sagala, Norio Okada, Li-Ju Jang, Petra T. Bürgelt, and Chris E. Gregg. "Making Sense of Natural Hazard Mitigation: Personal, Social, and Cultural Influences." Environmental Hazards 9, no. 2 (2010): 183-96. View/purchase online»

Reynolds, J.M. "The Development of a Combined Regional Strategy for Power Generation and Natural Hazard Risk Assessment in a High-Altitude Glacial Environment: An Example from the Cordillera Blanca, Peru." In Natural Disasters: Protecting Vulnerable Communities, edited by P.A. Merriman and C.W.A. Browitt, 38-50. London: Thomas Telford Solutions Ltd., 1993. View/purchase online»

Shrestha, Arun B, and Raju Aryal. "Climate Change in Nepal and Its Impact on the Himalayan Glaciers." Regional Environmental Change 11, no. Supplement 1 (2011): 65-77. View/purchase online»

Sinha, Rajiv, ed. , Rasik Ravindra. Earth System Processes and Disaster Management. Berlin: Springer, 2013. View/purchase online»

Thomalla, Frank, Tom Downing, Erika Spanger-Siegfried, Guoyi Han, and Johan Rockström. "Reducing Hazard Vulnerability: Towards a Common Approach between Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Adaptation." Disasters 30, no. 1 (2006): 39-48. View/purchase online»

Tianchi, Li, and Sumitra Manandhar Gurung. Water Induced Disasters in the Hindu Kush – Himalayan Region: A Regional Workshop. Kathmandu, Nepal: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, 2002. View/purchase online»

Tran, Phong, Rajib Shaw, Guillaume Chantry, and John Norton. "GIS and Local Knowledge in Disaster Management: A Case Study of Flood Risk Mapping in Viet Nam." Disasters 33, no. 1 (2009): 152-69. View/purchase online»

UN. "Indigenous Knowledge for Disaster Risk Reduction: Good Practices and Lessons Learn in the Asia-Pacific Region." In United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction. Bangkok, 2008. View/purchase online»

Wiegandt, Ellen, and Ralph Lugon. "Challenges of Living with Glaciers in the Swiss Alps, Past and Present." In Darkening Peaks: Glacial Retreat, Science, and Society, edited by Ben Orlove, Ellen Wiegandt and Brian Luckman. 33-48. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008. View/purchase online»

Wisner, Ben, Piers Blaikie, Terry Cannon, and Ian Davis. At Risk: Natural Hazards, People's Vulnerability, and Disasters. Second ed. New York: Routledge, 2004. View/purchase online»

Young, K.R., and B. León. "Natural Hazards in Peru: Causation and Vulnerability." In Natural Hazards and Human-Exacerbated Disasters in Latin America, edited by Edgardo Latrubesse, 165-80, 2009. View/purchase online»