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Palaeoecology of Africa

International Yearbook of Landscape Evolution and Palaeoenvironments

Series Editor: Jürgen Runge

The Series publishes interdisciplinary scientific papers on landscape evolution and on former environments of the African continent, e.g. changes in climate and in vegetation cover interconnected to all kinds of environmental dynamics form the Cainozoic up to the present, including since the Late Quaternary the growing infuence of humans in many of the areas studied.

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  1. New Studies on Former and Recent Landscape Changes in Africa

    Palaeoecology of Africa 32

    Edited by Juergen Runge

    Series: Palaeoecology of Africa

    Volume 32 (2013) of the internationally recognized and acclaimed yearbook series ‘Palaeoecology of Africa’ publishes 9 new interdisciplinary scientific papers on former and recent landscape evolution and on past environments of the African continent (e.g. climate change, vegetation dynamics and...

    Published November 14th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Landscape Evolution, Neotectonics and Quaternary Environmental Change in Southern Cameroon

    Palaeoecology of Africa Vol. 31, An International Yearbook of Landscape Evolution and Palaeoenvironments

    Edited by Jürgen Runge

    Series: Palaeoecology of Africa

    Founded in 1966, the internationally recognized and acclaimed Series ‘Palaeoecology of Africa’ publishes interdisciplinary scientific papers on landscape evolution and on former environments of the African continent. Beginning with topics such as changes in climate and vegetation cover, the papers...

    Published May 29th 2012 by CRC Press

  3. African Palaeoenvironments and Geomorphic Landscape Evolution

    Palaeoecology of Africa Vol. 30, An International Yearbook of Landscape Evolution and Palaeoenvironments

    Edited by Jürgen Runge

    Series: Palaeoecology of Africa

    This 30st jubilee volume (2010) of "Palaeoecology of Africa" looks back and reflects the "state of the art" of what is actually known on former African climates and ecosystems in the format of review articles authored by specialists in the field. New research articles on climate and ecosystem...

    Published October 31st 2010 by CRC Press

  4. Holocene Palaeoenvironmental History of the Central Sahara

    Palaeoecology of Africa Vol. 29, An International Yearbook of Landscape Evolution and Palaeoenvironments

    Edited by Roland Baumhauer, Jürgen Runge

    Series: Palaeoecology of Africa

    The environmental setting within the Central Sahara was subject to considerable changes during Late Quaternary, mainly driven by major global climate variations, although human impact increased constantly since Early Holocene. Such global events can be reconstructed with the help of reliefs,...

    Published February 26th 2009 by CRC Press

  5. Dynamics of Forest Ecosystems in Central Africa During the Holocene: Past – Present – Future

    Palaeoecology of Africa, An International Yearbook of Landscape Evolution and Palaeoenvironments, Volume 28

    Edited by J. Runge

    Series: Palaeoecology of Africa

    This book consists of scientific papers resulting from an international workshop: ‘Environmental and Cultural Change in West- and Central Africa’ organized by the German Research Foundation (DFG) in Yaoundé, Cameroon, March 2006. Problems of Holocene and Late Pleistocene modifications of the rain...

    Published October 3rd 2007 by CRC Press

  6. Palaeoecology of Africa and the Surrounding Islands, Volume 27

    Proceedings of the 25th Inqua Conference, Durban, South Africa, 3-11 August 1999

    Edited by K. Heine, J. Runge

    Series: Palaeoecology of Africa

    These papers derive from a workshop on "Quaternary Sedimentary Records in Central Africa and their Palaeoenvironmental Interpretation", held at the 15th INQUA Congress. They mainly cover the Late Quaternary to Holocene climate and environmental history of today's rainforest regions....

    Published December 31st 2000 by CRC Press

  7. Palaeoecology of Africa and the Surrounding Islands - Volume 26

    Edited by Heine Klaus

    Series: Palaeoecology of Africa

    This volume offers comprehensive and up-to-date information on research in many different disciplines which give an overall insight into the environmental history of Africa....

    Published December 31st 1998 by CRC Press

  8. Palaeoecology of Africa and the Surrounding Islands, volume 23

    Edited by K. Heine

    Series: Palaeoecology of Africa

    Containing 15 contributions. Vegetation associated with the protohistorical mound of 'Mouyssam II' (KNT2) in the Malian Sahel; Late Quaternary mammalian remains from central and eastern Sudan and their palaeoenvironmental significance; On the ages of humid Late Quaternary phases in southern African...

    Published December 31st 1992 by CRC Press

  9. Palaeoecology of Africa, volume 22

    Edited by A. Ballouche, J. Maley, K. Heine

    Series: Palaeoecology of Africa

    This volume includes the comparative in palynology and pollen morphology of the African palms....

    Published December 31st 1990 by CRC Press

  10. Palaeoecology of Africa, volume 20

    Edited by K. Heine

    Series: Palaeoecology of Africa

    This volume contains 14 contributions on topics such as hydrology, palaeontology, pedology, sedimentology and glaciations, Holocene geomorphology, Plio/Pleistocene rift evolution in Sahara, Sahel, Kenya, Malawi & S Africa....

    Published December 31st 1988 by CRC Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Changing Climates, Ecosystems and Environments within Arid Southern Africa and Adjoining Regions: Palaeoecology of Africa 33
    Edited by Juergen Runge
    To Be Published April 30th 2015

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