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By Kirsten von Elverfeldt

Empirical study wishes a profound idea to achieve success. this can be the straightforward yet, in its results, radical procedure for this learn in geomorphology. It severely analyses the present method figuring out and provides a brand new view for a geomorphology that is familiar with structures as being open yet whilst operationally closed, as self-organized, structure-building and very likely self-referential. Kirsten von Elverfeldt succeeds in designing a theoretical framework that units new criteria inside actual Geography. through the use of state of the art suggestions in approach conception, it bargains additionally new bridges to Human Geography in addition to to different neighbouring disciplines.

This booklet was once provided the Dissertation prize 2010 of the German operating workforce in Geomorphology of the DGfG and the Hans Bobek-prize of the ÖGG (Austrian Geographical Society).

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