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Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 2321-2333, 2017
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Research article
19 Dec 2017
Conceptualizing community resilience to natural hazards – the emBRACE framework
Sylvia Kruse et al.
Interactive discussionStatus: closed
AC: Author comment | RC: Referee comment | SC: Short comment | EC: Editor comment
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RC2: 'Comments', Christiane Stephan, 28 Jun 2017 Printer-friendly Version 
RC3: 'Comment', Hartmut Fünfgeld, 30 Jun 2017 Printer-friendly Version 
AC1: 'Answer to the reviewers', Sylvia Kruse, 10 Aug 2017 Printer-friendly Version 
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AR: Author's response | RR: Referee report | ED: Editor decision
ED: Reconsider after major revisions (further review by Editor and Referees) (16 Aug 2017) by Sven Fuchs  
AR by Sylvia Kruse on behalf of the Authors (31 Oct 2017)  Author's response  Manuscript
ED: Publish as is (01 Nov 2017) by Sven Fuchs  
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Short summary
The emBRACE framework of community resilience conceptualizes resilience across three core domains: resources and capacities, actions, and learning. These are influenced by extra community forces, i.e. risk governance, societal context, disturbances and system change over time. It was developed by building on existing scholarly debates, on empirical case study work in five countries and on participatory consultation with community stakeholders where the framework was applied and ground-tested.
The emBRACE framework of community resilience conceptualizes resilience across three core...