Landslide Science and Practice

Volume 4: Global Environmental Change

Editors: Margottini, Claudio, Canuti, Paolo, Sassa, Kyoji (Eds.)

  • Cross-cutting approach through different geotechnical engineer and earth science
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About this book

This book contains peer-reviewed papers from the Second World Landslide Forum, organised by the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL), that took place in September 2011. The entire material from the conference has been split into seven volumes, this one is the fourth: 1. Landslide Inventory and Susceptibility and Hazard Zoning, 2. Early Warning, Instrumentation and Monitoring, 3. Spatial Analysis and Modelling, 4. Global Environmental Change, 5. Complex Environment, 6. Risk Assessment, Management and Mitigation, 7. Social and Economic Impact and Policies.

Table of contents (55 chapters)

  • Rock Glacier Degradation and Instabilities in the European Alps: A Characterisation and Monitoring Experiment in the Turtmanntal, CH

    Springman, Sarah M. (et al.)

    Pages 5-13

  • Potential Effects of Climate Change on Slope Stability in Unsaturated Pyroclastic Soils

    Damiano, Emilia (et al.)

    Pages 15-25

  • Recent Mass Movements in the Tramuntana Range (Majorca, Spain)

    Mateos, Rosa María (et al.)

    Pages 27-35

  • Climate Variability and Landslide Occurrence in Apulia (Southern Italy)

    Polemio, Maurizio (et al.)

    Pages 37-41

  • Geotechnical and Mineralogical Characterisation of Soils from Landslide Scars and Inferred Sliding Mechanism: Case of Limbe, SW Cameroon

    Che, Vivian Bih (et al.)

    Pages 43-49

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Hardcover $179.00
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $179.00
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  • Due: November 10, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-662-52231-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Landslide Science and Practice
Book Subtitle
Volume 4: Global Environmental Change
Editors
  • Claudio Margottini
  • Paolo Canuti
  • Kyoji Sassa
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-31337-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-31337-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-31336-3
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-52231-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 431
Number of Illustrations and Tables
42 b/w illustrations, 350 illustrations in colour
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