Physical Geography Products

  • Statistics for Geography and Environmental Science

    1st Edition

    By Richard Harris, Claire Jarvis

    Statistics are important tools for validating theory, making predictions and engaging in policy research. They help to provide informed commentary about social and environmental issues, and to make the case for change. Knowledge of statistics is therefore a necessary skill for any student of…

    Paperback – 2011-05-19
    Routledge

  • Physical Geography: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Joseph Holden

    Physical Geography: The Basics is a concise and engaging introduction to the interactions, systems and processes that have shaped, and continue to shape, the physical world around us. This book introduces five key aspects of the study of physical geography: atmosphere, weather and climate systems…

    Paperback – 2011-04-27
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • An Introduction to Geological Structures and Maps

    8th Edition

    By George M Bennison, Paul A Olver, Keith A Moseley

    An Introduction to Geological Structures and Maps is a concise and accessible textbook providing simple structural terminology and map problems which introduce geological structures. It is a perfect introduction to mapping for students of geology, engineering geology and civil engineering.Each…

    Paperback – 2011-03-25
    Routledge

  • Modelling and Quantitative Methods in Fisheries

    2nd Edition

    By Malcolm Haddon

    With numerous real-world examples, Modelling and Quantitative Methods in Fisheries, Second Edition provides an introduction to the analytical methods used by fisheries’ scientists and ecologists. By following the examples using Excel, readers see the nuts and bolts of how the methods work and…

    Hardback – 2011-03-11
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Water Sustainability

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    By J.A.A. Jones

    Using the latest mapping techniques, J.A.A. Jones, Chair of the IGU Commission for Water Sustainability, examines water availability, the impact of climate change and the problems created for water management worldwide as well as possible solutions.Water Sustainability: A Global Perspective is one…

    Paperback – 2010-12-31
    Routledge

  • Water Resources and Development

    1st Edition

    By Clive Agnew, Philip Woodhouse

    Since the start of the twenty-first century there has been an unprecedented focus upon water as a key factor in the future of both society and environment. Water management lies at the heart of strategies of development as does the added the hazard of climate change. Water Resources and…

    Paperback – 2010-11-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Perspectives on Development

  • Conducting Research in Conservation

    Social Science Methods and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Helen Newing

    Conducting Research in Conservation is the first textbook on social science research methods written specifically for use in the expanding and increasingly multidisciplinary field of environmental conservation. The first section on planning a research project includes chapters on the need for…

    Paperback – 2010-10-13
    Routledge

  • Urban Flood Management

    1st Edition

    By Chris Zevenbergen, Adrian Cashman, Niki Evelpidou, Erik Pasche, Stephen Garvin, Richard Ashley

    Along with windstorms, floods are the most common and widespread of all natural disasters. Although they can often be predicted, they cause loss of life, damage and destruction, as many urban communities are located near coasts and rivers. In terms of victims, floods are responsible for more than…

    Paperback – 2010-09-21
    CRC Press

  • Glaciers and Glaciation, 2nd edition

    2nd Edition

    By Douglas Benn, David J A Evans

    Glaciers and Glaciation is the classic textbook for all students of glaciation. Stimulating and accessible, it has established a reputation as a comprehensive and essential resource.In this new edition, the text, references and illustrations have been thoroughly updated to give today's reader an…

    Paperback – 2010-06-25
    Routledge

  • GIS, Environmental Modeling and Engineering

    2nd Edition

    By Allan Brimicombe

    Spatial dimensions need to be properly captured if modeling and engineering techniques are to be successfully applied in addressing environmental problems. The links between the geographical information systems (GIS) that capture this data, simulation modeling, and engineering offer tremendous…

    Hardback – 2009-12-23
    CRC Press

  • Atmosphere, Weather and Climate

    1st Edition

    By Roger G. Barry, Richard J Chorley

    This book presents a comprehensive introduction to weather processes and climatic conditions around the world, their observed variability and changes, and projected future trends. Extensively revised and updated, this ninth edition retains its tried and tested structure while incorporating recent…

    Paperback – 2009-09-28
    Routledge

  • Physical Geography: The Key Concepts

    1st Edition

    By Richard John Huggett

    Physical Geography: The Key Concepts is a thought-provoking and up-to-date introduction to the central ideas and debates within the field. It provides extended definitions of terms that are fundamental to physical geography and its many branches, covering topics such as: biogeography ecology…

    Paperback – 2009-06-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Guides

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