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Geomorphology and global tectonics

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Published by Wiley in Chichester, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geomorphology.,
  • Morphotectonics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Michael A. Summerfield.
    ContributionsSummerfield, M. A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB401.5 .G455 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 367 p. :
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL380919M
    ISBN 100471971936
    LC Control Number98043167

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    Geomorphology and Global Tectonics by Michael A. Summerfield Book Resume: Presents the state of current research on the inter-relationships between global tectonics and macroscale landscape development across a wide range of topics and study areas. Welcome to the companion site for Tectonic Geomorphology. On this site you will find: Figures, Plates, and Tables from the book for viewing or downloading, along with online-only colour versions of figures from the book. Resources are displayed in two ways: By chapter: Use the drop-down menu at the top to view resources for that chapter.


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Geomorphology and Global Tectonics Edited by Michael A. Summerfield Department of Geography, University of Edinburgh, UK Since the late s earth scientists have begun to view the relationships between global tectonics and the Earth's macroscale topographic features as. Integrating global tectonics into the study of landforms and incorporating planetary geomorphology as a major component the author discusses the impact of climatic change and the role of catastrophic events on landform genesis and includes a comprehensive study of surface geomorphic.

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Over the past decade, recent advances in the quantification of both rates and the physical basis of tectonic and surface processes have underpinned an explosion of new research in the field of tectonic geomorphology.

Modern tectonic geomorphology is an exceptionally integrative field that utilizes techniques and data derived from studies of. tectonics, geologic hazards, tectonic geomorphology, physical geography and geomorphology, engineering geology, and paleoseismology. This project began in when Luna Leopold encouraged me to embark on selected in-depth geo-morphic syntheses using book manuscripts as a career development tool.

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tectonic geomorphology. The confluence of new approaches, tools, and data bases is leading to rapid changes in our understanding of how the surface of the earth evolves in regions of active tectonism.

These topics are the focus of the present book. This book is organized somewhat differently than most other books on this topic. The initial. "This book presents the state of current research on the inter-relationships between global tectonics and macroscale landscape development across a wide range of topics and study areas.

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Description: Warmly praised in its first edition, particularly for its careful balance between geology and geophysics, Global Tectonics is an even better textbook in its second edition. In geomorphology, we have taken two reference book –.

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Read the Syllabus thoroughly and by heart the syllabus, it will be the lighthouse of your preparation.Geomorphology (from Ancient Greek: γῆ, gê, "earth"; μορφή, morphḗ, "form"; and λόγος, lógos, "study") is the scientific study of the origin and evolution of topographic and bathymetric features created by physical, chemical or biological processes operating at or near the Earth's surface.

Geomorphologists seek to understand why landscapes look the way they do, to understand.