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050  4 QE599.2|b.L365 2012eb 
072  7 SCI|x091000|2bisacsh 
082 04 551.3/07|223 
245 00 Landslides|h[electronic resource] :|btypes, mechanisms and
       modeling /|cedited by John J. Clague, Douglas Stead. 
260    Cambridge ;|aNew York :|bCambridge University Press,
       |c2012. 
300    1 online resource (xiii, 420 p.) :|bill., maps. 
504    Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0  Landslide hazard and risk / John J. Clague and Nicholas J.
       Roberts -- Landslides in the Earth system / Oliver Korup -
       - Earthquake ground motion and patterns of seismically 
       induced landsliding / Niels Hovius and Patrick Meunier -- 
       Landslides at stratovolcanoes initiated by volcanic unrest
       / Christopher F. Waythomas -- Mobility of long-runout rock
       avalanches / Tim Davies and Mauri McSaveney -- Rapid rock-
       slope failures / Reginald L. Hermanns and Oddvar Longva --
       Risk assessment for debris flows / Matthias Jakob and Kris
       Holm -- Landslides in quick clay / J. Kenneth Torrance -- 
       Controls on the distribution of major types of submarine 
       landslides / David J. W. Piper, David C. Mosher and D. 
       Calvin Campbell -- Tsunami hazard assessment related to 
       slope failures in coastal waters / Brian D. Bornhold and 
       Richard E. Thomson -- Physical impacts of climate change 
       on landslide occurrence and related adaptation / Christian
       Huggel ... [et al.] -- Landslides and geological 
       environments / Robin Fell, David Stapledon and Patrick 
       MacGregor -- Numerical modeling of rock slope instability 
       / Doug Stead and John Coggan -- Remote sensing techniques 
       and landslides / David Petley -- Engineering geomorphology
       of landslides / James S. Griffiths and Malcolm Whitworth -
       - Developments in landslide runout prediction / Scott 
       McDougall, Mika McKinnon and Oldrich Hungr -- Models of 
       the triggering of landslides during earthquakes / Randall 
       W. Jibson -- Slow rock-slope deformation / Federico 
       Agliardi, Giovanni B. Crosta and Paolo Frattini -- 
       Landslide monitoring : the role of investigative 
       monitoring to improve understanding and early warning of 
       failure / Erik Eberhardt -- Groundwater in slopes / 
       Luciano Picarelli ... [et al.] -- Soil slope stabilization
       / Edward N. Bromhead, Seyyedmahdi Hosseyni and Nobuyuki 
       Torii -- Rock fall characterization and modeling / Paolo 
       Frattini, Giovanni B. Crosta and Federico Agliardi -- The 
       2006 Eiger rockslide, European Alps / Michel Jaboyedoff 
       ... [et al.] -- Randa : kinematics and driving mechanisms 
       of a large complex rockslide / Simon Loew ... [et al.] -- 
       Characterization and management of rockslide hazard at 
       Turtle Mountain, Alberta, Canada / Corey R. Froese ... [et
       al.] -- The Åknes rockslide, Norway / Lars Harald Blikra -
       - A seismometric approach for back-analysing an unusual 
       rockfall in the Appenines of Italy / Gianluca Bianchi 
       Fasani ... [et al.] -- Downie Slide, British Columbia, 
       Canada / Katherine S. Kalenchuk ... [et al.] -- The 1963 
       Vaiont landslide, Italy / Monica Ghirotti -- Hong Kong 
       landslides / Stephen R. Hencher and Andrew W. Malone -- 
       Landslides induced by the Wenchuan earthquake / Mashiro 
       Chigira, Wang Gonghui and Wu Xiyong -- Landslides on other
       planets / Marko H. K. Bulmer. 
520    "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. Research aimed at better understanding slope
       stability and failure has accelerated in recent years, 
       accompanied by basic field research and numerical modeling
       of slope failure processes, mechanisms of debris movement,
       and landslide causes and triggers. Written by 75 world-
       leading researchers and practitioners, this book provides 
       a state-of-the-art summary of landslide science. It 
       features both field geology and engineering approaches, as
       well as modeling of slope failure and run-out using a 
       variety of numerical codes. It is illustrated with 
       international case studies integrating geological, 
       geotechnical and remote sensing studies and includes 
       recent slope investigations in North America, Europe and 
       Asia. This is an essential reference for researchers and 
       graduate students in geomorphology, engineering geology, 
       geotechnical engineering and geophysics, as well as 
       professionals in natural hazard analysis"--|cProvided by 
       publisher. 
588    Description based on print version record. 
650  0 Landslide hazard analysis. 
650  0 Slopes (Soil mechanics)|xStability. 
650  0 Landslides|xMathematical models. 
650  0 Slopes (Soil mechanics)|xMathematical models. 
655  4 Electronic books. 
655  7 SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geography|2bisacsh 
655  7 SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Sedimentology & Stratigraphy
       |2bisacsh 
655  7 Landslide hazard analysis.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst00992078 
655  7 Landslides|xMathematical models.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst00992089
655  7 Slopes (Soil mechanics)|xMathematical models.|2fast
       |0(OCoLC)fst01120958 
655  7 Slopes (Soil mechanics)|xStability.|2fast
       |0(OCoLC)fst01120960 
700 1  Clague, J. J.|q(John Joseph),|d1946- 
700 1  Stead, D.|q(Doug) 
776 08 |iPrint version:|tLandslides.|dCambridge ; New York : 
       Cambridge University Press, 2012|z9781107002067|w(DLC)  
       2012014480|w(OCoLC)785068319 
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