Natural Hazards

Natural Hazards : Earth's Processes as Hazards, Disasters, and Catastrophes

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Natural Hazards focuses on hazards as the interface between humanity and its needs for space and resources and the ongoing geologic processes of Earth. For an introductory course in geologic hazards for non-science majors. Together with easy-to-assign projects of Hazard City: Assignments in Applied Geology, the Prentice Hall Geoscience Animations Library, and the Prentice Hall's Environmental Geology Video Series, Natural Hazards provides the most comprehensive instructor and student learning package available.show more

Product details

  • Mixed media product | 432 pages
  • 198.1 x 274.3 x 17.8mm | 884.52g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Prentice-Hall
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised and Revised and Updated to Include New Develop and B
  • Illustrations (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.), col. ports.
  • 0130309575
  • 9780130309570

Table of contents

*Introduction to Natural Hazards *Earthquakes *Volcanoes *Flooding *Mass Wasting *Subsidence *Atmosphere and Severe Weather *Coastal Hazards *Climate and Climate Change *Wildfires *Impacts and Extinctionsshow more

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