2010

Anthropogenic Geomorphology

A Guide to Man-Made Landforms

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ISBN: 978-90-481-3057-3 (Print) 978-90-481-3058-0 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-10

      Anthropogenic Geomorphology: Subject and System

  3. Anthropogenic Geomorphology and Related Disciplines

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-24

      Human Impact in a Systems Approach

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      Pages 25-37

      Anthropogenic Geomorphology in Environmental Management

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      Pages 39-52

      Anthropogenic Geomorphology and Landscape Ecology

  4. Impacts of Various Human Activities on the Landscape

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 53-53

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      Pages 55-67

      Agriculture: Crop Cultivation and Horticulture

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      Pages 69-82

      Agriculture: Grazing Lands and Other Grasslands

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      Pages 83-94

      Agriculture: Cultivation on Slopes

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      Pages 95-112

      Agriculture: Deforestation

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      Pages 113-130

      Quarrying and Other Minerals

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      Pages 131-154

      Mining: Extraction of Fossil Fuels

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      Pages 155-177

      Water Management

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      Pages 179-187

      Urban Development and Anthropogenic Geomorphology

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      Pages 189-215

      Transportation and Industry

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      Pages 217-231

      Military Activities: Warfare and Defence

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      Pages 233-254

      The Impact of Tourism and Sports Activities

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      Pages 255-270

      Impacts in Extreme Environments

  5. An Anthropogenic Geomorphological Synthesis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 271-271

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      Pages 273-291

      Nature and Extent of Human Geomorphological Impact – A Review

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 293-298