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  • South African geomorphology : critical choices for the future
  • Bibliographic analysis ; Climatic geomorphology ; Congress ; Earth surface processes ; Geomorphology ; Research ; Soil erosion ; South Africa ; Twentieth Century
  • The trends in southern African geomorphology, based on a review of some 1500 journal articles and 11 conference proceedings from both the local Geomorphology Association and Geography Society are reviewed. They are contrasted with developments
  • within the discipline as a whole represented by more than 3000 abstracts in the proceedings of international congresses on geomorphology between 1985 and 2000 . - (AJC)
  • 2002
  • Geomorphology and the World Wide Web
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Data bank ; Geomorphology ; Internet ; Software ; Teaching of geography ; Technology
  • Specifically, this paper focuses on ways to employ computer technology to present geomorphologic information and progress through a hierarchy of knowledge from first-order facts to higher-order ideas, to a level of understanding of dynamic, Earth
  • -system science. The AA. provide examples from their classes and address issues associated with plagiarism and intellectual property rights. Teaching and research in geomorphology are undergoing a beneficial, but sometimes problematic, transition
  • with the new technology. Geomorphology can only prosper from the benefits offered by computer technologies.
  • 2002
  • The educational value of the history of geomorphology
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Concept ; Epistemology ; Geomorphology ; History of geography ; History of ideas ; Teaching of geography ; United States of America
  • This essay concerns the history of geomorphology and its value as a pedagogical device. A thematic set of the historic literature can be used to demonstrate to students the scientific method, the origin, testing, and evolution of hypotheses, how
  • explanations develop in this field, and that science proceeds through individual working in a sociological context. Including history of geomorphology in the curriculum helps to place contemporary research in the perspective of the past as well
  • 2002
  • Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Catastrophe ; Concept ; Developing countries ; Geomorphology ; Natural hazards ; Preventive measure ; Vulnerability
  • This paper focuses on the role of geomorphology in the prevention of natural disasters in developing countries, where their impact has devastating consequences. Concepts such as natural hazards, natural disasters and vulnerability have a broad range
  • 2002
  • The role of roadcuts, quarries, and other artificial exposures in geomorphology education
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Geological structure ; Geomorphology ; Micromorphology ; Quarry ; Road ; Slope dynamics ; Slope profile ; Soil erosion ; Teaching of geography ; Weathering
  • for learning about geomorphology : cross sections of landforms, effects of geomorphologic process, roadcuts as landforms, miniature landforms, small-scale landform analogs.
  • 2002
  • Geomorphological features of the Bratica valley (Northern Apennines, Italy)
  • Appennino ; Geomorphogenesis ; Geomorphology ; Glacial features ; Italy ; Periglacial features ; Slope dynamics ; Valley
  • The geormophological survey of the valley of the River Bratica, the main affluent of the River Parma, has been carried out with the aim of improving the knowledge of the geomorphological development of the eastern part of the high Apennines of Parma
  • 2002
  • Analysis of geomorphology citations in the last quarter of the 20th century
  • Bibliographic analysis ; Bibliography ; Fluvial processes ; Geomorphology ; Research ; Riparian vegetation ; Twentieth Century
  • , and Arts and Humanities. At the close of the 20th century, well-cited geomorphology is highly multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary. The very strong English-language bias of well-cited journal articles creates a geographical bias in study site selection
  • 2002
  • The value of teaching about geomorphology in non-traditional settings
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Association ; Fieldtrip ; Geomorphology ; Nature park ; Teaching of geography
  • 2002
  • Shifting paradigms in geomorphology : the fate of research ideas in an educational context
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Concept ; Drainage network ; Earth surface processes ; Eighteenth Century ; Erosion cycle ; Geomorphology ; Glacial features ; History of ideas ; Mass movement ; Nineteenth Century ; Runoff ; Teaching of geography ; Tectonics ; Twentieth Century
  • The acceptance of new ideas into the mainstream of geomorphological education is illustrated from the development of theories dealing with Earth history, glaciation, uniform flow, mass movement, continental mobility, cyclic erosion, and drainage
  • 2002
  • Aesthetics and relevance in geomorphological outreach
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Applied geomorphology ; Geographic research ; Geomorphology ; Global change ; Landscape ; Teaching of geography
  • 2002
  • Geomorphological evolution of the Navua River, Fiji
  • Channel geometry ; Drainage network ; Fiji ; Fluvial capture ; Geomorphology ; Longitudinal section ; River bed ; River diversion ; Stream ; Tectonics ; Vertical movement
  • 2002
  • Applied geomorphology assessment of the effects of frost heave on the streets of Greater Sudbury, Canada
  • Applied geomorphology ; Canada ; Engineering geology ; Freeze-thaw cycle ; Freezing ; Impact ; Micromorphology ; Ontario ; Road ; Road infrastructure ; Spring
  • 2002
  • Gis-based method for Geomorphological Impact Assessment on a railway track in Province of Modena (Italy)
  • Applied geomorphology ; Emilia Romagna ; Geographical information system ; Impact study ; Italy ; Multi-criteria analysis ; Risk
  • The paper illustrates a method for the assessment of geomorphological impacts and risks related to the construction of an high speed railway track. The method has been applied in the study area of Castelfranco Emilia Municipality (Province of Modena
  • 2002
  • Geomorphology's role in the study of weathering of cultural stone
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Archaeology ; Biogenic process ; Cultural patrimony ; Erosion control ; Erosion rate ; Geochemistry ; Geomorphology ; Resource management ; Salt ; Weathering
  • 2002
  • Carpathian Mountains ; Climatic geomorphology ; Cretaceous ; Geomorphology ; Karst ; Slovak Republic
  • 2002
  • Man-induced changes in urban geomorphology : the historic centre of Bologna (Italy)
  • Emilia Romagna ; Geomorphology ; Historic centre ; Human impact ; Human occupation ; Impact ; Italy ; Town ; Urban region ; Urbanization
  • 2002
  • Regional controls on geomorphology, hydrology, and ecosystem integrity in the Orinoco delta, Venezuela
  • Geomorphology on large rivers. Special issue
  • 2002
  • Emerging applications of Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar (InSAR) in geomorphology and hydrology
  • technologies. It then reviews 7 emerging InSAR applications in geomorphology and hydrology : slope motion; land subsidence; sediment erosion/deposition; soil moisture; river inundation; snow cover; river ice, including an original demonstration of the ability
  • 2002
  • Fluvial geomorphology of Indian rivers : an overview
  • on the morphology and behaviour of alluvial and bedrock rivers, and the sediment load dynamics is given. Then, the studies on the flood geomorphology of Indian rivers and the spatio-temporal aspects of floods are described. The role of large floods in determining
  • 2002
  • Changes of the aridity index in the arid regions of northwestern China since the Late Pleistocene -an understanding based on climatic geomorphology
  • Aerial photography ; Aridity ; China ; Climate oscillation ; Climatic geomorphology ; Desert ; Landscape ; North-Western China ; Palaeoclimatology ; Pleistocene ; Satellite imagery ; Typology
  • 2002