By William Davison
By William Davison
By R.F. Diffendal
By Jean Ellis,Douglas J. Sherman
Sea and Ocean risks, dangers and Disasters offers a systematic method of these risks and failures on the topic of the Earth's coasts and oceans. this is often the 1st e-book to combine clinical, social, and monetary matters concerning failures equivalent to possibility identity, threat research, and making plans, correct risk strategy mechanics, discussions of preparedness, reaction, and restoration, and the economics of loss and remediation. through the ebook situations reports are provided of traditionally appropriate dangers and failures in addition to the various fresh catastrophes.
By Matthew M. Bennett,Neil F. Glasser
The goal of the booklet is to stipulate glacial landforms and sediments and to supply the reader with the instruments required to interpret glacial landscapes. It describes how glaciers paintings and the way the methods of glacial erosion and deposition which function inside them are recorded within the glacial landscape.
The moment variation is gifted within the comparable transparent and concise structure because the First variation, offering specified motives that aren't cluttered with pointless element. Additions contain a brand new bankruptcy on Glaciations worldwide, demonstrating the diversity of glacial environments current in the world this day and a brand new bankruptcy on Palaeoglaciology, explaining how glacial landforms and sediments are utilized in ice-sheet reconstructions. just like the unique ebook, textual content packing containers are used all through to give an explanation for key innovations and to introduce scholars to case research fabric from the glacial literature. Newly up-to-date sections on additional studying also are incorporated on the finish of every bankruptcy to indicate the reader in the direction of key references. The ebook is illustrated all through with color photos and illustrations.
By Jaya Prakash Pradhan,Keshab Das
This e-book investigates the less-explored dimensions of the way industries in several Indian subnational areas or states have spoke back to the becoming phenomenon of internationalization. What components have motivated businesses partaking in worldwide enterprise? Have kingdom (both imperative and provincial) regulations acted as catalyst for neighborhood organizations? not just does this examine delve into those concerns; it additionally painstakingly develops a complete database that continues to be certain within the absence of trustworthy authentic data in this topic thus far. Efforts were made to set up a pretty constant dataset for the interval 1990-2008 derived from the CMIE-PROWESS database. Care has been taken to condense the information and classify it through zone, situation, measurement and possession. The examine delineates export styles by means of enterprise and nation and explores elements influencing export judgements in response to area, measurement and site. a different attention-grabbing element is the book’s severe exam of commercial and alternate promoting rules on the state/regional point that may have contributed to or hindered exporting by way of organizations. The states thought of for distinct coverage discussions are hugely different and contain Gujarat, Odisha and Karnataka. to deal with the obtrusive absence of literature at the function of subnational components in companies’ export functionality, a initial state-by-state research of the spatial determinants of organizations’ export actions can be provided.
By Adam Tickell,Eric Sheppard,Jamie Peck,Trevor Barnes
- Economic Geography study Group
In the final fifteen years financial geography has skilled a couple of basic theoretical and methodological shifts. Politics and perform in fiscal Geography explains and interrogates those basic problems with examine perform within the discipline.
Concerned with interpreting the methodological demanding situations linked to that 'cultural turn', the textual content explains and discusses:
Leading members research substantial methodological concerns in financial geography and make a particular contribution to economic-geographical debate and perform.
By Christopher Jekeli,Luisa M.C. Bastos,Joana Fernandes
By P. S. Saklani
By Rolf Emmermann,Jürgen Wohlenberg