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Hendrik Paasche, Katja Paasche, and Peter Dietrich

strongly rooted in experimentation and reasoning as scientific methodology rather than doctrines has led to generalized descriptions of Earth system functionalities. Early modern Earth science generally considered the world around us a nomological reality

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Humanosphere Potentiality Index

Appraising Existing Indicators from a Long-term Perspective

Takahiro Sato, Mario Ivan López, Taizo Wada, Shiro Sato, Makoto Nishi, and Kazuo Watanabe

have produced conceptual frameworks focusing on and refining a “systems approach” toward different interacting spheres. One predominant disciplinary framework has been the earth sciences. These have provided a productive ground to analyze interactions

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Jonathan Bach, Heather L. Dichter, Kirkland Alexander Fulk, Alexander Wochnik, Wilko Graf von Hardenberg, and Carol Hager

, Faust becomes exemplary of the modern western European explorer, well beyond the specific geographical settings of these diverse tales. According to Ozturk, the “impious mentality of the Alpine Club substituted conquest for the sublime” and the earth

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Water scarcity and sustainability in the arid area of North America

Insights gained from a cross-border perspective

Alejandro Yáñez-Arancibia and John W. Day

University Press . Carriquiry , J.D. , Villaescusa , J. , Camacho-Ibar , V. , Daesslé , L. , & Castro-Castro , P. ( 2011 ). The effects of damming on the materials flux in the Colorado River delta . Environmental Earth Sciences , 62 , 1407

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Delta Ontologies

Infrastructural Transformations in the Chao Phraya Delta, Thailand

Atsuro Morita and Casper Bruun Jensen

hydraulics [can] all be inter-related and studied in a nested systems approach” ( Clifford 2011: 505 ). In the era of computer simulation, the drainage basin also became an important interface between geomorphology and other earth sciences ( Morita 2017 ; cf

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Zuzana Hrdličková

. 1999 . Pandora’s Hope: Essays on the Reality of Science Studies . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Miller , Victor C. 1961 . Photogeology . International Series in the Earth Sciences Y . New York : McGraw-Hill . Mosse , David

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What Is Analysis?

Between Theory, Ethnography, and Method

Martin Holbraad, Sarah Green, Alberto Corsín Jiménez, Veena Das, Nurit Bird-David, Eduardo Kohn, Ghassan Hage, Laura Bear, Hannah Knox, and Bruce Kapferer

Press . Oreskes , Naomi , Kristin Shrader-Frechette , and Kenneth Belitz . 1994 . “ Verification, Validation, and Confirmation of Numerical Models in the Earth .” Science 263 ( 5147 ): 641 – 646 . 10.1126/science.263.5147.641 From the

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Documenting Sea Change

Ocean Data Technologies, Sciences, and Governance

Kathleen M. Sullivan

Printing Office . Conley , John M. 2011 . “ Comment .” Current Anthropology 52 ( S3 ): S93 – S95 . Conway , Erik M. 2006 . “ Drowning in Data: Satellite Oceanography and Information Overload in the Earth Sciences .” Historical Studies in

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Ruth Mostern

Sensitive Grain Size Component Records During the Last 2300 Years in Mud Areas Southwest of Jeju Island .” Science in China: Series D Earth Sciences 49 ( 6 ): 604 – 614 . 10.1007/s11430-006-0604-1 Xin Deyong 辛德勇. 2011 . “ You Yuanguang hejue yu

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Kate Pride Brown

; Division of Earth Sciences. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed here do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation. Notes 1 Seven of the top 10 VWCI scoring cities are in California. A comparative