Accession Number:

ADA043714

Title:

Evolution of Thought on Fluvial Geomorphology Thought in the United States

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE ACADEMY COLORADO SPRINGS CO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

34.0

Abstract:

This paper analyzes the formulation of the major concepts and ideas in the field of fluival geomorphology in the United States. The discussion is divided into four sections early history, William Morris Davis, Quantitative Revolution, and present era. Abstracts of major articles relating to the four periods are included as an Appendix.

Subject Categories:

  • Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE