A fascinating and informative exploration of periglacial processes, past and present, and their role in landscape evolution
Periglacial Geomorphology presents a comprehensive introduction to the processes that operate in present periglacial environments and discusses the inferences…
…Society and Geomorphology: Addressing the (Mis-)Use of Aggregate Resources
4. Geomorphological Responses in a Dynamic Environment: How Landforms Interact with Human Activities in Taiwan
5. The Impact of Typhoon Morakot…
…Applied Geomorphology and Geohazard Assessment for Deepwater Development
Roger Moore, Geoff Davis, Oliver Dabson
24. Seabed Mining
Anne Peukert, Sven Petersen, Jens Greinert, François Charlot
25. Fishing Activities
Ferdinand K. J. Oberle, Pere…
Tectonic geomorphology is the study of the interplay between tectonic and surface processes that shape the landscape in regions of active deformation and at time scales ranging from days to millions of years. Over the past decade, recent advances in the quantification of both rates…
…This book emphasizes tectonic geomorphology of hills, and treats the network of stream channels as the connecting link between upstream and downstream parts of a fluvial system.
…Encourages geographers to look forward to the challenges that geomorphology faces in the new millennium.
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An expert review of recent progress in the study of turbulent flows with a focus on recently identified organized structures.
This book reviews the recent progress in the study of the turbulent flows that sculpt the Earth’s surface, focusing in…
The Times (Obituaries, 4 August 2008) reported that “John Thornes was one of the most eminent and influential physical geographers of his generation.” John’s keen interest in understanding landform processes and evolution was furthered…
…Coastal Geomorphology and Tsunami Disaster by the 2011 off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku Earthquake
Tomoya Abe, Kazuaki Hori
4. Relationships Between Coastal and Fluvial Geomorphology and Inundation Processes of the Tsunami…
Table of contents
1. (System-)Theoretical Thinking: A Challenge to Geomorphology?
2. Observation and Distinction: The Underlying Method
3. First Problem Area: Coherence of Basic Assumptions and Concepts
4. Second Problem Area: Openness and Determinacy