24. Landslide Risk Assessment in Italy

  1. Thomas Glade1,
  2. Malcolm Anderson2 and
  3. Michael J. Crozier3
  1. Marino Sorriso-Valvo

Published Online: 10 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470012659.ch24

Landslide Hazard and Risk

Landslide Hazard and Risk

How to Cite

Sorriso-Valvo, M. (2005) Landslide Risk Assessment in Italy, in Landslide Hazard and Risk (eds T. Glade, M. Anderson and M. J. Crozier), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470012659.ch24

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Bonn

  2. 2

    University of Bristol

  3. 3

    University of Wellington

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 22 FEB 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471486633

Online ISBN: 9780470012659

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Keywords:

  • landslide risk assessment;
  • italy;
  • landslide hazard evaluation;
  • hydrogeomorphological setting plan;
  • downgrading landslide hazard

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Evaluation of Landslide Hazard — Some Shortcomings

  • The Evaluation of Diffuse Landslide Hazard in Italy — A Historical Overview

  • Italian Laws for Downgrading Landslide Hazard

  • Enactment of Law 267/1998 — Some Case Studies

  • Discussion

  • Perspectives