• Lucy EasthopeEmail author


When I embarked on this study, I expected to observe a number of aspects of life after floods. Influenced by other profound stories, I thought I would be watching homes and lives destroyed and a village left ravaged not by the floodwaters but by the actions of distant responders; responders from within an area of practice that I too placed myself, albeit racked with tensions and ambivalences.


  1. Bijker, W., & Law, J. (1992). Shaping Technology/Building Society. Cambridge: MIT Press.Google Scholar
  2. Convery, I., Mort, M., Baxter, J., & Bailey, C. (2008). Animal Disease and Human Trauma. Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council (DMBC). (2008). Neighbourhood Management Team Data—Notes (Unpublished).Google Scholar
  4. Erikson, K. (1976). Everything in Its Path. London: Simon & Schuster.Google Scholar
  5. Haraway, D. (1988). Situated Knowledges: The Science Question in Feminism and the Privilege of the Partial Perspective. Feminist Studies, 14(3), 575–599.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. Solnit, R. (2009). A Paradise Built in Hell. New York: Viking.Google Scholar
  7. Whittle et al. (2010). Flood, Vulnerability and Urban Resilience: A Real-Time Study of Local Recovery Following the Floods of June 2007 in Hull. Project Funded by Economic and Social Research Council, the Engineering and Physical Science Research Council, and Environment Agency (October 2007–September 2009). Further Project Details Including Project Report and Data. as at December 1, 2010.

Copyright information

© The Author(s) 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Recovery adviser and researcherDoncasterUK

Personalised recommendations