Local knowledge and practice in disaster relief: A worldwide cross-cultural comparison of coping mechanisms

International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction Vol/Iss. 76 Elsevier Published In Pages: 1-11
By Pierro, Rachele, Ember, Carol R., Pitek, Emily, Skoggard, Ian


Migration as a coping mechanism is associated with more overall coping mechanisms.


Even when the presence and absence of intensive agriculture were controlled for, the relationship is significant.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Pearson's rhoSupportedp<.05UNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
MigrationIndependentInternal Migration, External Migration
Other coping mechanismsDependentDisasters