Geomorphological Hazards of Europe (Developments in Earth Surface Processes)

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...fascinating and informative, providing insight both into the geographic distributions of geomorphological hazards, but also into what each country considers to be a hazard. ...would provide excellent material for graduate-level seminars on geomorphic hazards, and belong on the bookshelves of geomorphologists engaged in the study of hazardous processes. Geomorphology R.J. Allison ...The book presents a useful synthesis of information which is on the whole well presented and interesting to delve into. Earth Surface and Landforms

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"The Geomorphological Hazards of Europe" contains an excellent balance of authoritative statements on the range and causes of natural hazards in Europe. Written in a clear and unpretentious style, it removes myths and concentrates on the basic facts. The book looks at the known distributions, processes and the underlying principles and focuses on the need for a true understanding of the scientific details so that a real contribution to hazard management can be made. A comprehensive treatment of scientific and management issues of hazards in Europe caused by natural or sometimes human induced earth surface processes are covered including floods, landslides, avalanches, glacier-, coastal-, karstic-, and volcanic hazards, soil erosion and subsidence. Leading researchers in the field of natural hazards and their mitigation have contributed to this nation by nation account covering 20 European countries. The individual chapters deal with the distribution of natural hazards within specific countries (quite often the first synthesis of the information available) and provide a review of current research in the field; discuss the economic, engineering and policy responses in national hazard management; and are complemented by an extensive bibliography. The volume is well illustrated with 207 figures of which 66 are photos and has an extensive general index and a complete index of place names. It is a major European contribution to the International Decade for Natural Disasters Reduction. The book will appeal to practitioners, managers, academicians, researchers, as well as graduate students in geomorphlogy, natural hazards research and environmental management.

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Publicado por Elsevier Science (1997)
ISBN 10: 0444888241 ISBN 13: 9780444888242
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Descripción Elsevier Science, 1997. Condición: New. book. Nº de ref. del artículo: M0444888241

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