By K. Gallagher, S. J. Jones, J. Wainwright

The morphology of Earth's floor displays the interplay of weather, tectonics and denudational tactics working over a variety of spatial and temporal scales. those approaches may be thought of catastrophic or non-stop; looking on the timescale of commentary or curiosity. contemporary learn had required integration of traditionally distinctive topics reminiscent of geomorphology, sedimentology, climatology and tectonics. jointly, those have supplied new insights into absolute and relative premiums of denudation, and the criteria that regulate the numerous dynamic methods concerned. particular topic parts coated are sediment delivery tactics and the timescales of competing methods, the function of the geological checklist and landscapes in constraining diversified procedures, the character of panorama evolution at assorted spatial scales and in contrasting geological environments.

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