Research on the Mutation Mechanism of Victim's Psychology and Behavior after Natural Disaster Based on Catastrophe Theory
Weiwei Zhang, Xuanhua Xu, Bin Pan
Available Online November 2016.
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- Natural disaster; Victim's psychology and behavior; Cusp catastrophe model; Mutation mechanism; Coping strategy
- Aiming at the problem of victim's rational and irrational behavior during recovery stage in natural disaster, this paper analyzed the victim's psychological and behavioral characteristics and influencing factors during recovery stage based on lots of literatures and an interview with victims. Besides, a cusp catastrophe model is constructed to explore the mutation mechanism of victim's psychology and behavior at the role of physical demand factors and emotional needs factors. Finally, the paper put forward some strategies to cope with victim's psychology and behavior during recovery stage based on the cusp catastrophe model analysis.
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TY - CONF AU - Weiwei Zhang AU - Xuanhua Xu AU - Bin Pan PY - 2016/11 DA - 2016/11 TI - Research on the Mutation Mechanism of Victim's Psychology and Behavior after Natural Disaster Based on Catastrophe Theory BT - 7th Annual Meeting of Risk Analysis Council of China Association for Disaster Prevention (RAC-2016) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 10 EP - 19 SN - 1951-6851 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/rac-16.2016.2 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/rac-16.2016.2 ID - Zhang2016/11 ER -