1.Does sociocultural mechanisms mean that even after a disater, victims can recover well or not?
2. Does "component" mean "a person:"?
26) However, disaster consequences have a much greater I effect on victims' overall quality of life than these statistics, pictures, and videos can show. This is because communities develop sociocultural mechanisms that allow them to function, and the countless individual components of these systems steadily become dependent on each other. thus, the (C) loss of anyone component may affect many others.