The study of natural disasters from an anthropological viewpoint reveal a reality that differs markedly from the clichés we see in the media. This reality is uncovered in the work by Sandrine Revet on the mudslides that destroyed the cost of Venezuela in December 1999. By looking at this event in the local context, she describes how survival, aid and reconstruction activities are organised.
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Sandrine Revet, Living a Natural Disaster, 3 November 2010, URL : https://www.msf-crash.org/en/conferences-debates/living-natural-disaster
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