People Induced Geophysical Risks and Urban Sustainability

  1. R.S.J. Sparks and
  2. C.J. Hawkesworth
  1. Ian Douglas

Published Online: 2 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/150GM30

The State of the Planet: Frontiers and Challenges in Geophysics

The State of the Planet: Frontiers and Challenges in Geophysics

How to Cite

Douglas, I. (2004) People Induced Geophysical Risks and Urban Sustainability, in The State of the Planet: Frontiers and Challenges in Geophysics (eds R.S.J. Sparks and C.J. Hawkesworth), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/150GM30

Author Information

  1. School of Geography, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904153

Online ISBN: 9781118666012

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Keywords:

  • Geophysics—Research

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Seismicity Induced by Human Activities

  • Extraction of Minerals

  • Subsidence Due to Fluid Removal

  • Urban Landslides

  • Conclusions