all ebooks in category: Geography (54)

Key Concepts in Economic Geography
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1847878946, 1847878954 | 288 pages | PDF | 2,7 MB

Key Concepts in Economic Geography is a new kind of textbook that forms part of an innovative set of companion texts for the human geography …

Sedimentary Processes, Environments and Basins: A Tribute to Peter Friend (Repost)
English | 2008 | ISBN: 1405179228 | PDF | pages: 627 | 60.6 mb

For several decades Peter Friend has been one of the leading figures in sedimentary geology and throughout that time he has helped scores of other …

Landsat and Beyond: Sustaining and Enhancing the Nation's Land Imaging Program [Repost]
English | January 3, 2014 | ISBN: 0309290015 | 76 pages | PDF | 13 Mb

In 1972 NASA launched the Earth Resources Technology Satellite (ETRS), now known as Landsat 1, and on February 11, 2013 launched Landsat 8. Currently the …

The City as a Global Political Actor
October 17, 2018 | ISBN: 1138573574 | English | 296 pages | PDF | 7 MB

This book engages with the thorny question of global urban political agency. It critically assesses the now popular statement that in the context of paralysed …

Landslides: Types, Mechanisms and Modeling (repost)
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1107002060, 1108446817 | 429 pages | PDF | 52 MB

Landslides have geological causes but can be triggered by natural processes (rainfall, snowmelt, erosion and earthquakes) or by human actions such as agriculture and construction. …

Science and Conservation in the Galapagos Islands: Frameworks & Perspectives
English | ISBN: 1461457939 | 2013 | 246 pages | EPUB, PDF | 2 MB + 5 MB

In this launch of the Galapagos series, this book provides a broad “framing” assessment of the current status of social and ecological systems in the …

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Maps for the Future: Children, Education and Internet
English | ISBN: 3642195210 | 2012 | 316 pages | EPUB, PDF | 14 MB + 12 MB

The joint symposium of ICA commissions is always one of the most important event for cartographers. This joint seminar in Orleans was connected to 25th …

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Progress in Landslide Science
English | ISBN: 3540709649 | 2007 | 379 pages | PDF | 32 MB

This book presents current progress in landslide science and consists of four parts: progress in landslide science, landslide dynamics, landslide monitoring, and landslide risk assessment. …

The Consumer Society and the Postmodern City
English | July 3, 2003 | ISBN: 041520514X, 0415205158 | EPUB/PDF | 280 pages | 0.9/1.8 MB

The fact that we inhabit a consumer society has incredibly far-reaching implications. Working through the often controversial ideas of the consumer society's most influential theorists, …

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Struggles for Climate Justice: Uneven Geographies and the Politics of Connection
English | PDF,EPUB | 2020 | 282 Pages | ISBN : 3030279642 | 12.35 MB

This book provides an accessible but intellectually rigorous introduction to the global social movement for ‘climate justice’ and addresses the socially uneven consequences of anthropogenic …

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