The Physical Geography of Southeast Asia (Oxford Regional Environments) (Hardcover)

By Avijit Gupta (Editor)

Oxford University Press, USA, 9780199248025, 440pp.

Publication Date: April 28, 2005

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This will be the first comprehensive and detailed volume on the physical environment of Southeast Asia and will be essential reading for geographers, ecologists, and environmental managers. As the definitive reference work on the region it will cover all aspects of the biophysical environment and its current environmental problems and management practices. The topics discussed range from a regional view of landforms and vegetation to specific cases including urban environments, coral reefs, volcanic hazards, and the Mekong River Basin. The contributors are distinguished, scholarly, and have a long association with Southeast Asia.