Published January 1, 1996
Reference - 700 Pages
ISBN 9789054108214 - CAT# RU40879
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Topics covered: Analysis of landslide inventories; Assessment and management of landslide risks and hazards; Early warning, monitoring and instrumentation; Landslide investigations; Landslides in sensitive and metastable materials; Shoreline stability and submarine slides; Slope instability in seismic areas; Slope instability in tropical areas; Stability analysis and geotechnical parameters; Stability analysis and performance of open-pit mine slopes; Stabilization and remedial works; etc. Special lectures: Observation andamp; naalysis of the ground conditions in the Jurassic landslip terrain of southern Britain; Slope stability evaluations in engineering practice; Landslide hazards - risk maps at different scales: Objectives, tools and developments; Geotechnical characterization of slope movements; From landslide causes to landslide remediation; The influence of meteorological factors on the initiation of debris flows, rockfalls, rock slides andamp; rockmass stability; Prediction of earthquake induced landslides.