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Hazard proximity and risk perception of tsunamis in coastal cities: Are people able to identify their risk?
Researchers have previously reported that hazard proximity can influence risk perception among individuals exposed to potential hazards. Understanding this relationship among coastline communities at risk of flood events ...
Trust and risk perception of natural hazards: implications for risk preparedness in Chile
It has been found that both preparedness for disasters and public response are significantly influenced by risk perceptions and trust in authorities and experts. Although Chile is a country with a long history of natural ...
The Relationship Between Risk Perception and Frequency of HIV Testing Among Men Who Have Sex with Men and Transgender Women, Lima, Peru
HIV infections in Peru are concentrated among men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender women (TW). HIV testing rates among them remain low, delaying entrance into care. We assessed the prevalence of frequent HIV ...
Valores do dinheiro, percepção e comportamento de risco entre universitários
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBRAdministraçãoUFSMPrograma de Pós-Graduação em Administração, 2014-10-21)
This study investigates the relationship between the values of money, perception and risk behavior among college Maranhão. The study is characterized as a descriptive and quantitative research, being studied in the population ...