Slope development

  • Adrian E. Scheidegger


The various landscapes of the world are made up of slopes: mountain sides, river beds, and crest lines are all examples of slopes. If it can be understood how slopes change under the influence of external agents, then it is obviously possible to explain physical geography.


Deccan Trap Rock Fall Ground Fissure Head Section Crest Line 
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© Springer-Verlag/Wien 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Adrian E. Scheidegger
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  1. 1.Technical University of ViennaAustria

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