The lost generation

Abd Razak, Dzulkifli (2006) The lost generation. - Comment - The New Sunday Times.

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    Abstract

    ON Dec 26, 2005, we recalled the first tragic anniversary of the Asian tsunami. While some are finding their way to normalcy, there are many others who are still struggling. This is not due to a lack of effort, aid or selfhelp. It is just that the impact of the tragedy was too devastating. Indeed, a tremor that occurred recently, albeit a milder one, still sent chills down the spine of many people in Aceh. Then there was the massive earthquake, measuring 7.6 on the Richter scale, which hit Pakistan, Afghanistan and northern India exactly three months ago on Oct 8 in South Asia. The earthquake caused widespread destruction in northern Pakistan. Twentyeight aftershocks occurred with a magnitude greater than 5.0 during the four days after the principal quake.

    Item Type: Article
    Subjects: Q Science > QE Geology > QE521-545 Volcanoes and earthquakes
    Divisions: Koleksi Naib Canselor (Vice Chancellor Collection) > Profesor Tan Sri Dato' Dzulkifli Abdul Razak > Newspaper Clippings
    Depositing User: Mr Noorazilan Noordin
    Date Deposited: 20 Apr 2017 15:20
    Last Modified: 20 Apr 2017 15:20
    URI: http://eprints.usm.my/id/eprint/33459

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