Call for papers: City Resilience

Guest editors: Bruno BARROCA (Paris-Est University), Damien SERRE (Paris-Est University), Eric Duchemin ([VertigO]/UQAM).
SA.P.I.EN.S is accepting articles for a special issue on “Resilient Cities” which will primarily publish review articles covering the various aspects of urban resilience. Suitable topics for this special issue include, but are not limited to: •       Risk and vulnerability assessment methods •       Resilient infrastructures indicators •       Resilience planning and policy making •       Assessment of impacts and costs •       Social resilience •       Governance for resilience •       Financing resilience •       Integrated cost assessment •       Resilient urban infrastructures (water supply, energy supply, solid waste management, transport) •       etc.
S.A.P.I.EN.S is a peer-reviewed, open access, multidisciplinary journal focused on integrating knowledge to foster advances in sustainability research. Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. All papers are refereed through a peer review process. Please consult our Instructions for authors for detailed style and content guidelines. Authors who are uncertain about the suitability of a prospective article are encouraged to send a short synopsis to
Manuscripts should be sent by e-mail to:
Please feel free to suggest up to five potential referees. Referees should not be from the same organization or institution as the authors, nor have collaborated recently on the same project.
The deadline for initial manuscript submissions is 30 May 2013. Please contact us if you would like to submit a manuscript at a later date, providing a tentative date for submission.

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