1996, English, Conference Proceedings edition: The scientific nature of geomorphology : proceedings of the 27th Binghamton Symposium in Geomorphology, held 27-29 September, 1996 / edited by Bruce L. Rhoads and Colin E. Thorn. Binghamton Symposium in Geomorphology (27th : 1996)

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The scientific nature of geomorphology : proceedings of the 27th Binghamton Symposium in Geomorphology, held 27-29 September, 1996 / edited by Bruce L. Rhoads and Colin E. Thorn
 
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Physical Description
  • xi, 481 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Published
  • Chichester ; New York : Wiley, 1996.
Language
  • English

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Title
  • The scientific nature of geomorphology : proceedings of the 27th Binghamton Symposium in Geomorphology, held 27-29 September, 1996 /​ edited by Bruce L. Rhoads and Colin E. Thorn.
Creator
  • Binghamton Symposium in Geomorphology (27th : 1996)
Other Creators
  • Thorn, Colin E.
  • Rhoads, Bruce L.
Published
  • Chichester ; New York : Wiley, 1996.
Physical Description
  • xi, 481 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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Contents
  • Philosophical Issues. 1. The Methodological Roles of Theory in Science /​ Harold I. Brown. 2. Observation in Geomorphology /​ Bruce L. Rhoads and Colin E. Thorn. 3. Hypotheses and Geomorphological Reasoning /​ Victor R. Baker. 4. Fashion in Geomorphology /​ Douglas J. Sherman. 5. Toward a Philosophy of Geomorphology /​ Bruce L. Rhoads and Colin E. Thorn
  • Methodological Issues. 6. Space, Time and the Mountain - How Do We Order What We See? /​ Michael Church. 7. Samples and Cases: Generalisation and Explanation in Geomorphology /​ Keith Richards. 8. Climatic Hypotheses of Alluvial-fan Evolution in Death Valley Are Not Testable /​ Ronald I. Dorn. 9. Physical Modelling in Fluvial Geomorphology: Principles, Applications and Unresolved Issues /​ Jeff Peakall, Philip J. Ashworth and James L. Best
  • Modeling: Prospects and Problems. 10. A Role for Theoretical Models in Geomorphology? /​ Michael J. Kirkby.
  • 11. Physically Based Modelling and the Analysis of Landscape Development /​ Deborah S. L. Lawrence. 12. Equifinality and Uncertainty in Geomorphological Modelling /​ Keith Beven. 13. Deterministic Complexity, Explanation, and Predictability in Geomorphic Systems /​ Jonathan Phillips. 14. Limitations on Predictive Modeling in Geomorphology /​ Peter K. Haff
  • Interdisciplinary and Intradisciplinary Contexts. 15. Derivation and Innovation in Improper Geology, aka Geomorphology /​ C. Rowland Twidale. 16. Geomorphology, Geography, and Science /​ Bernard O. Bauer. 17. The Evolution of Geomorphology, Ecology, and Other Composite Sciences /​ Waite R. Osterkamp and Cliff R. Hupp. 18. Geomorphology and Policy for Restoration of Impounded American Rivers: What is 'Natural?' /​ William L. Graf.
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 0471968110
Dewey Number
  • 551.4/​1
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