Landslide Hazards : Geotechnical Aspects and Management Policies

  • Yousef M. Masannat
  • Published 2013


The landslides that frequently occur in the hilly areas in Jordan, particularly along the roads and highway routes during the years of intense rainfalls, resulted in a substantial increase in the cost of projects and delay in their completion, in addition to the deportation of people affected or endangered by landslides from their homes. The paper discusses… (More)

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