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A tale of two decades: Typhoons and floods, Manila and the provinces, and the Marcos years

Warren, J.F.ORCID: 0000-0003-0055-6730 (2013) A tale of two decades: Typhoons and floods, Manila and the provinces, and the Marcos years. The Asia–Pacific Journal: Japan Focus, 11 (43/3).

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Abstract

In the second half of the twentieth century, typhoon-triggered floods affected all sectors of society in the Philippines, but none more so than the urban poor, particularly the esteros-dwellers or shanty-town inhabitants, residing in the low-lying locales of Manila and a number of other cities on Luzon and the Visayas…

Item Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Asian Studies
Publisher: Japan Focus
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/50335
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