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  • Australie ; Croissant de plage ; Géomorphologie littorale ; Hydrodynamique ; Littoral ; Sédimentologie ; Vague ; Western Australia ; Zone intertidale
  • Australia ; Beach cusp ; Coastal environment ; Coastal geomorphology ; Hydrodynamics ; Intertidal zone ; Sedimentology ; Wave ; Western Australia
  • This paper provides a detailed description of the development of a natural beach cusp system in Perth, Western Australia. Observations of the incident wave conditions, instantaneous shoreline and three-dimensional beach morphology were obtained over
  • 1997
  • Settlement and land alienation in Western Australia : the shire of Denmark
  • Australie ; Colonisation ; Exploitation agricole ; Foncier ; Front pionnier ; Géographie historique ; Peuplement ; Western Australia
  • Australia ; Colonization ; Farm ; Historical geography ; Land ; Pioneer fringe ; Settlement ; Western Australia
  • 1997
  • Multiscaled interpretations of urban change : the federal, the state, and the local in the Western Area Srategy of Adelaide
  • Adelaide ; Administration ; Australie ; Collectivité locale ; Gestion urbaine ; Localité ; Planification urbaine ; Politique urbaine ; Redéploiement ; South Australia ; Ville
  • Adelaide ; Administration ; Australia ; Local government ; Locality ; Redevelopment ; South Australia ; Town ; Urban administration ; Urban planning ; Urban policy
  • 1997
  • Altitude ; Australia ; Erosion surface ; Karst ; Karstification ; Lithology ; Model ; Peneplain ; Queensland ; Semi-arid area ; Structural geomorphology
  • Jennings and Sweeting's (1963) model of landscape evolution in the limestone Ranges of Western Australia has been proposed as a general scheme of semi-arid karstification. The aim of this study is to test this model by comparing it with observations
  • made at The Lost City, a giant grikeland located in the Barkly karst of northern Australia. The results suggest that such landscapes may also be the result of structural control and that the role played by semi-arid climates may be less important than
  • 1997
  • Australia ; Braided channel ; Channel geometry ; Cross section ; Habitat ; Longitudinal section ; River bed ; Spatial variation ; Statistics ; Stream ; Victoria ; Water quality
  • A method for analysing longitudinal variations in cross-sectional shape and channel slope is developed and demonstrated with an application to the Wimmera River, Australia. The method involves characterising the geometry and spatial location
  • WESTERN, A.W.[b1]
  • 1997
  • Australia ; Citizenship ; Education ; History of geography ; History of ideas ; Imperialism ; Nationalism
  • This exercise in a type of applied historiography begins by annotating aspects of reform in Western education from the 1880s to the 1930s, an interval which exhibits the responses of new subjects to political and social demands for improved civics
  • 1997
  • The use of the geomagnetic polarity time scale in elucidating Pleistocene landscape evolution : an example from South Australia
  • Australie ; Faille ; Géochronologie ; Géomorphogenèse ; Paléogéographie ; Paléomagnétisme ; Pléistocène ; Quaternaire ; South Australia
  • Australia ; Fault ; Geochronology ; Geomorphogenesis ; Palaeogeography ; Palaeomagnetism ; Pleistocene ; Quaternary ; South Australia
  • The application of the geomagnetic polarity time scale to terrestrial Pleistocene sediments in the Adelaide area of South Australia has elucidated landscape evolution. The palaeomagnetic data has also more precisely fixed the timing
  • 1997
  • Limits reaffirmed : new wheat frontiers in Australia, 1916-1939
  • Années 1920 ; Années 1930 ; Australie ; Blé ; Exploitation agricole ; Front pionnier ; Frontière ; Géographie historique ; Mise en valeur ; New South Wales ; Peuplement ; South Australia
  • Australia ; Farm ; Frontier ; Historical geography ; Land development ; New South Wales ; Pioneer fringe ; Settlement ; South Australia ; Wheat ; Years 1920-29 ; Years 1930-39
  • South Australia and New South Wales legislated the resumption of certain pastoral areas for re-allocation as primarily wheat-based farmlands that would provide the heavier rural population sought by politicians. The need to reward soldiers
  • 1997
  • Late Pleistocene marine chronology of the Gippsland Lakes region, Australia
  • Australia ; Coastal dune ; Coastal dynamics ; Coastal environment ; Coastal sedimentation ; Dating ; Lake ; New South Wales ; Pleistocene ; Thermoluminescence ; Tsunami
  • 1997
  • In Australia con Pepita
  • Aborigines ; Australia ; Beach ; Desert ; Environment ; Natural environment ; Route ; Traveller's tale
  • 1997
  • Australie ; Comportement ; Culturel ; Géographie culturelle ; Pastoral ; Paysage culturel ; Siècle 19 ; Southeastern Australia
  • Australia ; Behaviour ; Cultural geography ; Cultural landscape ; Cultural studies ; Nineteenth Century ; Pastoral
  • in southestern Australia. He applies the concepts of operant conditioning, rule-governed behavior, and metacontingency to the creation of a pastoral landscape there. - (SLD)
  • 1997
  • The impact of tsunami on the coastline of Jervis Bay, southeastern Australia
  • Australia ; Catastrophe ; Cliff ; Coastal dynamics ; Coastal environment ; Coastal geomorphology ; Dating ; Erratic boulder ; New South Wales ; Thermoluminescence ; Tsunami
  • and outside the embayment. The AA. describe a wide array of features formed by them, such as coastal barriers, rocky cliffs and platforms, and dunes, found along the coast of southeastern Australia.
  • 1997
  • Vegetation and channel variation; a case study of four small streams in southeastern Australia
  • Australia ; Channel geometry ; Gravel ; New South Wales ; River bed ; Sand ; Stream ; Stream flow ; Vegetation
  • The purpose of this paper is to examine variations in vegetation along 4 small streams in the Illawara region of southeastern Australia, to develop appropriate vegetation categories or indices that reflect the influence of vegetation on channel
  • 1997
  • Floodplain stripping : another form of adjustment to secular hydrologic regime change in Southeast Australia
  • Australia ; Bank erosion ; Channel geometry ; Drought ; Flood ; Floodplain ; Fluvial processes ; Hydrological regime ; Meander ; New South Wales ; Stream
  • The main aims of this paper are : 1) to demonstrate what kinds of alluvial stripping have occurred in the coastal valleys of Southeast Australia; 2) to show how these can be related to post-deforestation periods, and in particular to illustrate
  • 1997
  • Is Australia becoming more unequal ?
  • Australia ; Post-modernism ; Regional disparities ; Regional policy ; Social indicators ; Social structure ; Wage inequality ; Well-being
  • Several researchers have argued that Australia is becoming more unequal. The paper explores the reasons why this might be the case before undertaking a social indicator based exmination of whether income inequality extends to well-being generally
  • 1997
  • The Indarri Falls travertine dam, Lawn Hill Creek, northwest Queensland, Australia
  • Australia ; Carbonate ; Dam ; Ecosystem ; Hydrology ; Karst ; Queensland ; Semi-arid area ; Stream ; Travertine ; Tropical zone
  • Indarri Falls is a spectacular travertine dam which impounds Lawn Hill Creek, a perennial karst stream draining the Barkly Tableland in northwest Queensland, Australia. Carbonate precipitation at the Falls is favoured by downstream changes
  • 1997
  • The formation and significance of coralline silica speleothems in the Sydney basin, southeastern Australia
  • Australia ; Cave development ; Concretion ; Geochemistry ; Karst ; Micromorphology ; New South Wales ; Palaeo-environment ; Palaeoclimate ; Sandstone ; Silica ; Weathering
  • 1997
  • Micro-erosion meter measurements of travertine deposition rates : a case study from Louie Creek, northwest Queensland, Australia
  • Australia ; Biogenic process ; Carbonate rock ; Erosion ; Geochemistry ; Karst ; Micromorphology ; Queensland ; Runoff ; Spatial variation ; Travertine ; Turbulence
  • 1997
  • ; South Australia ; Type de temps ; Variabilité climatique ; Variation spatiale ; Vitesse d'érosion
  • Aeolian features ; Atmospheric circulation ; Australia ; Catastrophe ; Climatic geomorphology ; Climatic variability ; Coastal environment ; Erosion rate ; Geomorphogenesis ; Gully erosion ; Natural hazards ; New South Wales ; Northern Territory
  • ; Quaternary ; Scale ; Soil erosion ; South Australia ; Spatial variation ; Weather type ; Weathering
  • 1997
  • Aboriginal self-determination and indigenous land title in post-Mabo Australia
  • Aborigines ; Australia ; Human rights ; Land ; Land rights ; Legal status ; Legislation ; Racism ; Social justice
  • 1997