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The Resource Solid-earth sciences and society : a critical assessment, Committee on Status and Research Objectives in the Solid-Earth Sciences, Board on Earth Sciences and Resources, Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources, National Research Council

Solid-earth sciences and society : a critical assessment, Committee on Status and Research Objectives in the Solid-Earth Sciences, Board on Earth Sciences and Resources, Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources, National Research Council

Label
Solid-earth sciences and society : a critical assessment
Title
Solid-earth sciences and society
Title remainder
a critical assessment
Statement of responsibility
Committee on Status and Research Objectives in the Solid-Earth Sciences, Board on Earth Sciences and Resources, Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources, National Research Council
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
550/.973
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE47.A1
LC item number
N38 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
National Research Council (U.S.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Earth sciences
  • Sciences de la terre
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Earth sciences
  • United States
  • Sciences de la Terre
Label
Solid-earth sciences and society : a critical assessment, Committee on Status and Research Objectives in the Solid-Earth Sciences, Board on Earth Sciences and Resources, Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources, National Research Council
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Executive summary : Present state of the solid-earth sciences -- Priorities -- Planning for the future -- Recommendations -- Global overview : Essay on the earth sciences -- The earth and its components -- Unifying forces in the geological sciences -- Goals of the earth sciences: research framework -- Priority themes: research areas -- Priority themes: objectives -- Research support -- Instrumentation, computational capability, and data management -- Education and employment -- International scope -- Organization of the report -- Understanding our active planet : Essay: the dynamic earth -- Origin of the earth -- Structure and dynamics of the solid earth -- Earthquakes: consequences of a dynamic mantle -- Volcanic activity: consequence of convecting mantle -- Ocean basin processes -- Continental structure and evolution -- Geochemical cycles -- Interaction between the solid earth and its fluid envelopes -- Research opportunities -- Facilities, equipment, and data bases -- The global environment and its evolution : The global environment : a geological perspective -- Change in the global environment -- Modeling the earth system
  • Research opportunities -- Resources of the solid earth : Essay: natural exploitation -- Rock-fluid interactions -- Water resources -- Mineral resources -- Energy resources -- Resource dependency -- Research opportunities -- Hazards, land use, and environmental change : Essay: a fraction of the earth's surface -- Geomorphic hazards -- Tectonic hazards -- Hazards of extraterrestrial origin -- Problems related to population concentration -- Global change -- Research opportunities -- Ensuring excellence and the national well-being : Roles, numbers, and backgrounds of solid-earth scientists -- Education in the solid-earth sciences -- Instrumentation and facilities -- Data gathering and handling -- Global collaboration -- Recommendations -- Research priorities and recommendations : Setting research priorities -- Previous recommendations and initiatives -- Goals, research areas, objectives, and research opportunities -- Priority themes and research selections -- Research implementation: facilities, equipment, and data needs -- Financial support of priority research -- Recommendations
Control code
42329075
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 346 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309047395
Lccn
92041781
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42329075
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Solid-earth sciences and society : a critical assessment, Committee on Status and Research Objectives in the Solid-Earth Sciences, Board on Earth Sciences and Resources, Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources, National Research Council
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Executive summary : Present state of the solid-earth sciences -- Priorities -- Planning for the future -- Recommendations -- Global overview : Essay on the earth sciences -- The earth and its components -- Unifying forces in the geological sciences -- Goals of the earth sciences: research framework -- Priority themes: research areas -- Priority themes: objectives -- Research support -- Instrumentation, computational capability, and data management -- Education and employment -- International scope -- Organization of the report -- Understanding our active planet : Essay: the dynamic earth -- Origin of the earth -- Structure and dynamics of the solid earth -- Earthquakes: consequences of a dynamic mantle -- Volcanic activity: consequence of convecting mantle -- Ocean basin processes -- Continental structure and evolution -- Geochemical cycles -- Interaction between the solid earth and its fluid envelopes -- Research opportunities -- Facilities, equipment, and data bases -- The global environment and its evolution : The global environment : a geological perspective -- Change in the global environment -- Modeling the earth system
  • Research opportunities -- Resources of the solid earth : Essay: natural exploitation -- Rock-fluid interactions -- Water resources -- Mineral resources -- Energy resources -- Resource dependency -- Research opportunities -- Hazards, land use, and environmental change : Essay: a fraction of the earth's surface -- Geomorphic hazards -- Tectonic hazards -- Hazards of extraterrestrial origin -- Problems related to population concentration -- Global change -- Research opportunities -- Ensuring excellence and the national well-being : Roles, numbers, and backgrounds of solid-earth scientists -- Education in the solid-earth sciences -- Instrumentation and facilities -- Data gathering and handling -- Global collaboration -- Recommendations -- Research priorities and recommendations : Setting research priorities -- Previous recommendations and initiatives -- Goals, research areas, objectives, and research opportunities -- Priority themes and research selections -- Research implementation: facilities, equipment, and data needs -- Financial support of priority research -- Recommendations
Control code
42329075
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 346 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309047395
Lccn
92041781
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42329075
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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