In developing countries like India, where a majority of the population is below the poverty line, people live mostly in non-engineered structures, which are one of the first casualties during cyclones. A case study presented here stresses on settlement and unit resistance to cyclone and its suitability to life-style of the community. The guidelines presented at the end would be applicable in the similiar situations elsewhere in the tropical belt.
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Architectural Science Review|
|Publication status||Published - 01-01-1992|
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