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Economic geology books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Economic geology category. Presented with a red border are the Economic geology books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Stealing Shining Rivers Agrarian Conflict, Market Logic, and Conservation in a Mexican Forest by Molly Doane Stealing Shining Rivers Agrarian Conflict, Market Logic, and Conservation in a Mexican Forest

What happens to indigenous people when their homelands are declared by well-intentioned outsiders to be precious environmental habitats? In this revelatory book, Molly Doane describes how a rain forest in Mexico's southern state of Oaxaca was appropriated and redefined by...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/01/2018

Evolution, Monitoring and Predicting Models of Rockburst Precursor Information for Rock Failure by Chunlai Wang Evolution, Monitoring and Predicting Models of Rockburst Precursor Information for Rock Failure

This open access book focuses on investigating predicting precursor information and key points of rockburst in mining engineering through laboratory experiment, theoretical analysis, numerical simulation and case studies. Understanding the evolution patterns for the microstructure instability of rock is a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/01/2018

Banded Iron Formations to Iron Ore An Integrated New Genesis Model by Desmond Fitzgerald Lascelles Banded Iron Formations to Iron Ore An Integrated New Genesis Model


Format: Hardback - Released: 10/01/2018

China's Gas Development Strategies by Martin Haigh China's Gas Development Strategies

With the Chinese government's strategic aim to increase the share of gas in the energy mix from 5.8% in 2014 to 10% and 15% in 2020 and 2030 respectively, the book outlines how China can achieve its gas targets.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/12/2017

Guidelines for Open Pit Slope Design in Weak Rocks by Derek (University of Alberta Edmonton Canada) Martin Guidelines for Open Pit Slope Design in Weak Rocks

Weak rocks encountered in open pit mines cover a wide variety of materials, with properties ranging between soil and rock. As such, they can provide a significant challenge for the slope designer. For these materials, the mass strength can be...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/12/2017

Geological Line Selection for the Qinghai-Tibet Railway Engineering by Jincheng Li, Wenwu Chen, Zhengping Liu Geological Line Selection for the Qinghai-Tibet Railway Engineering
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This book describes the second phase of the Qinghai-Tibetan railway construction project and is the first technological book discussing the geological routing of the Qinghai-Tibetan railway project on the roof of the world. Based on practical experience of railway construction...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/11/2017

A Play for Oil The Stories Behind the Discovery and Development of Oil and Gas by Tim Daley A Play for Oil The Stories Behind the Discovery and Development of Oil and Gas

You hold in your hands the most original guide to understanding the oil and gas world - from exploration and production to the related economics and geopolitics. Tim Daley has spent years travelling the world and living as an expatriate...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/11/2017

Advances and Applications in Geospatial Technology and Earth Resources Proceedings of the International Conference on Geo-Spatial Technologies and Earth Resources 2017 by Dieu Tien Bui Advances and Applications in Geospatial Technology and Earth Resources Proceedings of the International Conference on Geo-Spatial Technologies and Earth Resources 2017

This book discusses the latest advances and applications in geospatial technologies and earth resources for mine surveying and civil engineering. It also discusses mineral resources management and assesses many techniques such as unmanned aerial vehicles/drones, ground-penetrating radar, geographic information system...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/10/2017

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Understanding Water Developments from the Work of Theodor Schwenk by Andreas Wilkens, Wolfram Schwenk, Michael Jacobi Understanding Water Developments from the Work of Theodor Schwenk
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Uses Theodor Schwenk's Drop Picture Method to display the qualities of different types of water.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/02/2018

Principles of Elemental Chemostratigraphy A Practical User Guide by Neil Craigie Principles of Elemental Chemostratigraphy A Practical User Guide

This book provides the reader with a comprehensive understanding of the applications of chemostratigraphy. Chapter 3 focuses on the techniques utilised to establish the mineralogical affinities of elements, while the general principles of how to build a chemostratigraphic scheme are...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/02/2018

Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical-Chemical Processes in Fractured Porous Media: Modelling and Benchmarking From Benchmarking to Tutoring by Olaf Kolditz Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical-Chemical Processes in Fractured Porous Media: Modelling and Benchmarking From Benchmarking to Tutoring

The book comprises the 3rd collection of benchmarks and examples for porous and fractured media mechanics. The 3rd THMC benchmark book also introduces benchmark-based tutorials, therefore the subtitle is selected as From Benchmarking to Tutoring .
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/03/2018

Hydrogeological Instability in Cohesive Soils Techniques for Prediction, Prevention and Control by Luigi Coppola Hydrogeological Instability in Cohesive Soils Techniques for Prediction, Prevention and Control

This book discusses techniques for predicting, preventing and controlling the hydrogeological instability of slopes consisting of cohesive soils.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/03/2018

Other books in this genre

Soil Dynamics and Soil-Structure Interaction for Resilient Infrastructure Proceedings of the 1st GeoMEast International Congress and Exhibition, Egypt 2017 on Sustainable Civil Infrastructures by Tarek Abdoun Soil Dynamics and Soil-Structure Interaction for Resilient Infrastructure Proceedings of the 1st GeoMEast International Congress and Exhibition, Egypt 2017 on Sustainable Civil Infrastructures

GeoMEast 2017 created a venue for researchers and practitioners from all over the world to share their expertise to advance the role of innovative geotechnology in developing sustainable infrastructure.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/07/2017

Ground Improvement and Earth Structures Proceedings of the 1st GeoMEast International Congress and Exhibition, Egypt 2017 on Sustainable Civil Infrastructures by Mounir Bouassida Ground Improvement and Earth Structures Proceedings of the 1st GeoMEast International Congress and Exhibition, Egypt 2017 on Sustainable Civil Infrastructures

This volume contains research articles that cover a wide range of topics related to ground improvement and subsurface structures. Selected papers represent the state-of-the-art in the analysis and design of reinforced retaining walls, diaphragm walls and buried pipes.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/07/2017

Mineral fibres: Crystal chemistry, chemical-physical properties, biological interaction and toxicity by A. F. Gualtieri Mineral fibres: Crystal chemistry, chemical-physical properties, biological interaction and toxicity


Format: Paperback - Released: 07/07/2017

Engineering Geology for Society and Territory - Volume 2 Landslide Processes by Giorgio Lollino Engineering Geology for Society and Territory - Volume 2 Landslide Processes

This book is one out of 8 IAEG XII Congress volumes, and deals with Landslide processes, including: field data and monitoring techniques, prediction and forecasting of landslide occurrence, regional landslide inventories and dating studies, modeling of slope instabilities and secondary...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/06/2017

Uranium Deposits of the World Europe by Franz J. Dahlkamp Uranium Deposits of the World Europe

Uranium Deposits of the World
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 22/06/2017

Environmental Aspects of Oil and Gas Production by John O., Jr. Robertson, George V. Chilingar Environmental Aspects of Oil and Gas Production
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Oil and gas still power the bulk of our world, from automobiles and the power plants that supply electricity to our homes and businesses, to jet fuel, plastics, and many other products that enrich our lives.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/06/2017

Operational Modal Analysis Modeling, Bayesian Inference, Uncertainty Laws by Siu-Kui Au Operational Modal Analysis Modeling, Bayesian Inference, Uncertainty Laws

This book presents operational modal analysis (OMA), employing a coherent and comprehensive Bayesian framework for modal identification and covering stochastic modeling, theoretical formulations, computational algorithms, and practical applications.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/06/2017

Permo-Triassic Salt Provinces of Europe, North Africa and the Atlantic Margins Tectonics and Hydrocarbon Potential by Juan I. (Professor of Structural Geology and Tectonics, Department of Geodynamics and Instituto Andaluz de Ciencias de la Soto Permo-Triassic Salt Provinces of Europe, North Africa and the Atlantic Margins Tectonics and Hydrocarbon Potential
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Permo-Triassic Salt Provinces of Europe, North Africa and the Atlantic Margins: Tectonics and Hydrocarbon Potential deals with the evolution and tectonic significance of the Triassic evaporite rocks in the Alpine orogenic system and the Neogene basins in the Iberian Peninsula,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/06/2017

The Elements of Power Gadgets, Guns, and the Struggle for a Sustainable Future in the Rare Metal Age by David S. Abraham The Elements of Power Gadgets, Guns, and the Struggle for a Sustainable Future in the Rare Metal Age

A natural resource strategist investigates the growing global demand for rare metals and what it means to the environment and our future Our future hinges on a set of elements that few of us have even heard of. In this...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/06/2017

Hazard Analysis of Seismic Soil Liquefaction by Yu Huang, Miao Yu Hazard Analysis of Seismic Soil Liquefaction
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This book presents comprehensive hazard analysis methods for seismic soil liquefaction, providing an update on soil liquefaction by systematically reviewing the phenomenon's occurrence since the beginning of this century.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/04/2017

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