by Building and Earthquake Research and Application Centre, Istanbul Technical University in Istanbul .
Written in English
|Statement||edited by Gülsün Sağlamer, Şule Özüekren.|
|Contributions||Sağlamer, Gülsün., Özüekren, Şule., European Network for Housing Research., Istanbul Teknik Üniversitesi. Building and Earthquake Research and Application Centre.|
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