ANALELE UNIVERSITĂŢII DIN ORADEA, Seria GEOGRAFIE

ISSN 1221-1273, E-ISSN 2065-3409

TOM XXVII, Nr. 1/2017 (June)


RURAL CLIMATE AND ADAPTIVE STRATEGIES FOR SUSTAINABLE FOOD SECURITY IN AKUNGBA-AKOKO, NIGERIA

Abiodun Daniel OLABODE, Elisha Ademola ADELEKE

(Article no. 271101-723) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .07



SUSTAINABLE TOURISM IN PETROȘANI DEPRESSION

Ciprian NIMARĂ, George-Bogdan TOFAN, Sergiu LUCA

(Article no. 271102-710) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17



ASSESSMENT OF BUILDING INFRASTRUCTURE VULNERABILITY TO FLASH-FLOODS IN PĂNĂTĂU RIVER BASIN, ROMANIA

Romulus COSTACHE

(Article no. 271103-719) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .26



ENVIRONMENTAL AFTERMATH FROM THE DRYING PROCESSES OF AL-HUWAIZA MARSHLAND, IRAQ

Khafaja Ahmed Mays SADKHAN

(Article no. 271104-734) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .37



MOBILITY AS DETERMINANT OF QUALITY OF LIFE OF THE ELDERLY IN THE RURAL SOUTH - WESTERN, NIGERIA

Adeniyi Samuel ALE, Olayinka Akinsumbo AJALA

(Article no. 271105-729) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .45



HEALTH IMPLICATION OF CHILD MARRIAGE IN NORTH-EAST NIGERIA

Abimbola Adebimpe ALLEN, Paul Oluwatomipe ADEKOLA

(Article no. 271106-730) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .54



THE TOURISTIC INFRASTRUCTURE OF THE ROMANIAN SEASIDE

George-Bogdan TOFAN, Adrian NIŢĂ

(Article no. 271107-735) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .62



STUDY OF THE CLIMATE CHANGES IMPACT ON THE SPATIOTEMPORAL VARIABILITY OF PRECIPITATION IN THE EASTERN PART OF THE SAHARAN ATLAS; CASE OF THE BELEZMA, THE AURES AND NEMEMCHA, AND THEIR BORDERS. GEOMATICS AND GEOSTATISTICAL APPROACH

Tahar Chaouch IMEN, Kalla MAHDI

(Article no. 271108-725) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .70



FUNCTIONAL, SECTORAL AND REGIONAL TRANSFORMATION OF THE ECONOMY OF THE MISKOLC AGGLOMERATION REVISITED

Andrea KRISTÓF

(Article no. 271109-737) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .84



LAND USE DYNAMICS AND SURFACE WATER QUALITY IN A TYPICAL URBAN CENTRE OF SOUTH-WESTERN, NIGERIA

Olutoyin Adeola FASHAE, Rita AYOMANOR, Oluwagbenga O. I. ORIMOOGUNJE

(Article no. 271110-724) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .98



FAIRS, FORMS OF EXPRESSION OF THE LOCAL IDENTITY. CASE STUDY: BEIUȘ FAIR, BIHOR COUNTY, ROMANIA

Grigore Vasile HERMAN, Larisa Bianca BENCHIȘ

(Article no. 271111-742) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .108



STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF RAINFALL TREND IN AKURE, ONDO STATE, NIGERIA

Elisha Ademola ADELEKE, Abiodun Daniel OLABODE

(Article no. 271112-741) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .114



ECOTOURISM IN THE DANUBE DELTA

Corina-Florina TĂTAR, Grigore Vasile HERMAN, Olivier DEHOORNE, Luca ZARRILLI

(Article no. 271113-736) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .122



Book Review

Martin OLARU

(Article no. 272114-739) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .133



TOM XXVI, Nr. 2/2016 (December)


TYPOLOGY REGARDING THE DYNAMICS OF RELIGIOUS STRUCTURE OF THE POPULATION IN IAȘI COUNTY (1930-2011)

Alexandra Georgiana PARASCA, Ionel MUNTELE

(Article no. 262101-711) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .122



FORESTS: BETWEEN ENERGY DEMAND AND ECOSYSTEM SERVICES. AN EMERGY ASSESSMENT OF FORESTRY STOCKS AS THE MAIN SOURCE OF THERMAL FUEL IN THE MARA RIVER WATERSHED, MARAMUREȘ COUNTY, ROMANIA

Silviu BUMBAK, Dănuț PETREA

(Article no. 262102-721) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .130



MAPPING REMOVAL SWELLING CLAY SOILS IN THE AURES(N’GAOUS) ALGERIA

Rahmani MOUNA, Baheddi MOHAMED, Mahdi KALLA

(Article no. 262103-695) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .143



GEOMORPHOLOGICAL MAPPING OF A SAHARAN REGION, THE STILL LANDS NORTH EAST SAHARA

Belkacem BOUMARAF, Alain MARRE, Ines SAADI

(Article no. 262104-712) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .153



THE SPATIO-TEMPORAL ANALYSIS OF URBAN EXPANSION OF BISKRA CITY (SOUTH EASTERN ALGERIA) BY THE USE OF LANDSAT SATELLITE IMAGES

Rabah BOUHATA, Mahdi KALLA, Aida BENSEKHRIA, Yahyaoui HABIBI

(Article no. 262105-714) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .159



ANALYSIS OF THE VULNERABILITY OF THE CITY OF BATNA(ALGERIA) TO FLOODING

Dridi HADDA, Guellouh SAMI, Kalla MAHDI

(Article no. 262106-709) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .167



INTRODUCING DISPARITY ABATEMENT OF SOCIAL-CULTURAL ATTRACTORS IN THE WESTERN PART OF TÂRGU-JIU MUNICIPALITY

Claudia Elena TUDORACHE, Bogdan-Nicolae PĂCURAR

(Article no. 262107-694) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .175



THE MIGRATORY DYNAMICS IN THE RURAL AREA OF CONSTANŢA COUNTY

Narcizia ŞTEFAN TODICĂ, Cristian TĂLÂNGĂ

(Article no. 262108-718) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .181



SEA LEVEL RISE AND ITS POTENTIAL IMPACTS ON COASTAL URBAN AREA: A CASE OF ETI-OSA, NIGERIA

Ayodele Michael AGBOOLA, Ayansina AYANLADE

(Article no. 262109-715) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .188



ECONOMIC GROWTH AND REGIONAL INEQUALITY IN ROMANIA

Marinela ISTRATE, Raluca-Ioana HOREA-ŞERBAN

(Article no. 262110-717) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .201



THE DEMOGRAPHIC BEHAVIOUR OF SMALL TOWNS IN ROMANIA IN THE POST-COMMUNIST PERIOD ANALYZED THROUGH THE DYNAMICS OF THE POPULATION. CASE STUDY: THE SMALL TOWNS IN THE BIHOR COUNTY, ROMANIA

Marcu STASAC, Claudiu FILIMON, Rodica PETREA, Angela BULZAN

(Article no. 262111-722) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .210



GEOGRAPHICAL LANDMARKS FOR DELIMITATION OF SPORTCULTURAL SPACE DEFINED BY AMATEUR FOOTBALL IN CRIȘANA AND MARAMUREȘ (2011-2016)

Alexandru ILIEȘ, Lucian STANCE, Gheorghe Codruț BULZ

(Article no. 262112-727) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .223



THE IDENTIFICATION OF THE LOOKOUT POINTS WITH A ROLE IN THE TOURISM VALORISATION OF LANDSCAPE IN THE DISTRICT OF CICEU. VIEWSHED ANALYSIS

Alexandra-Camelia POTRA

(Article no. 262113-708) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .235



THE GENDER AND AGE STRUCTURE OF THE POPULATION OF COVASNA COUNTY, AT THE 2011 CENSUS

George-Bogdan TOFAN, Adrian NIŢĂ, Bogdan-Nicolae PĂCURAR

(Article no. 262114-713) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .243



GEOGRAPHICAL ASPECTS REGARDING THE ROMAN LIMES IN THE COUNTY OF BISTRIȚA-NĂSĂUD (ROMANIA). CASE STUDY: THE SOMEȘ LIMES (SPERMEZEU-PERIȘOR-ZAGRA-SALVANĂSĂUD SECTION)

Ioan BÂCA, Călin C. POP, Eduard SCHUSTER, Radu ZĂGREANU

(Article no. 262115-716) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .250



IDENTIFICATION, QUANTIFICATION AND ANALYSIS OF THE ETHNOGRAPHIC POTENTIAL OF FOLK SONGS SPECIFIC TO BIHOR, ROMANIA

Grigore Vasile HERMAN, Violeta GHERMAN

(Article no. 262116-728) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .261




TOM XXVI, Nr. 1/2016 (June)


THEORETICAL APPROACH TO THE STUDY OF QUALITY OF LIFE IN RURAL AND URBAN SETTLEMENTS

Rajović GORAN, Bulatović JELISAVKA

(Article no. 261101-692) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5



ASSESSMENT OF THE FLOOD OCCURRENCE POTENTIAL IN THE UPPER TELEAJEN RIVER BASIN

Mihaela BORCAN, Mihai RETEGAN

(Article no. 261102-687) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25



THE BALNEOCLIMATIC RESORT STÂNA DE VALE - PAST, PRESENT, PERSPECTIVES

Mihai VLAICU, Olga DRĂGAN, Ștefan BAIAS, Ovidiu GACEU

(Article no. 261103-706) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .34



IMPACT OF WEATHER ON ROAD TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS IN ONDO STATE, NIGERIA: 2005 - 2012

Moses Olaniran OLAWOLE

(Article no. 261104-697) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .44



RESEARCH ON THE PROFESSIONAL TRAJECTORY OF THE HIGHSCHOOL AND UNIVERSITY STUDENTS FROM THE FIELDS OF GEOGRAPHY AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Grigore Vasile HERMAN, Vasile GRAMA, Raluca BUHAȘ, Dorina Camelia ILIEȘ, Lucian STANCE

(Article no. 261105-705) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .54



GENDER AND AGE GROUP STRUCTURE IN HARGHITA COUNTY, AT THE 2011 CENSUS

George-Bogdan TOFAN, Adrian NIŢĂ, Bogdan-Nicolae PĂCURAR

(Article no. 261106-702) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .63



URBAN AND ARCHITECTURAL SUSTAINABILITY INDICATORS USE ENERGY HOT CLIMATE AREAS IN ALGERIA

Labdi DARAF, Boudjemaa KHALAFALLA, Layeb HAFID

(Article no. 261107-699) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .71



FLOOD HAZARD MAP IN THE CITY OF BATNA (ALGERIA) BY HYDRAULIC MODELING APPROCH

Guellouh SAMI, Dridi HADDA, Kalla MAHDI

(Article no. 261108-704) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .86



ASSESMENT OF THE WATER QUALITY OF SOME WELLS IN TODIREȘTI AND PĂRHĂUȚI SETTLEMENTS

Dinu Iulian OPREA-GANCEVICI, Adrian-Ionut GEMANAR, Alexandru GIRIGAN

(Article no. 261109-703) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .94



ESTIMATION AND MAPPING OF EXTREME RAINFALL IN THE CATCHMENT AREA OF BATNA (ALGERIA)

Guellouh SAMI, Dridi HADDA, Kalla MAHDI

(Article no. 261110-707) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .107

TOM XXV, Nr. 2/2015 (December)


PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF CORE AREA OF ILE-IFE, NIGERIA

Adewale Olufunlola YOADE

(Article no. 252101-681) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .137



TOWARDS A RESILIENT ENERGY SYSTEM IN EASTERN ROMANIA – FROM FOSSIL FUELS TO RENEWABLE SOURCES

Alexandru BĂNICĂ, Marinela ISTRATE

(Article no. 252102-682) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .148



THE USAGE OF TECHNOLOGIES IN TERRESTRIAL MEASUREMENTS FOR HAZARD MAPS

Dan VELE, Mircea ALEXE, Ioan STOIAN

(Article no. 252103-671) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .157



THE DYNAMICS OF THE MINOR RIVERBED OF TESLUI RIVER IN RELATION TO THE HUMAN FACTOR (1910-2008) - CASE STUDY: REȘCA - FĂRCAȘELE DE JOS SECTOR

Gabriel VELCU, Gabriela Adina MOROȘANU

(Article no. 252104-684) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .168



THE NATIONAL STRUCTURE OF MARAMUREŞ COUNTY AT THE 20TH OCTOBER 2011 CENSUS

George-Bogdan TOFAN, Bogdan-Nicolae PĂCURAR, Adrian NIŢĂ

(Article no. 252105-680) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .177



THE REGRESSION MODEL IN THE FORECAST OF TRAVEL DEMAND IN AKURE, NIGERIA

Ogunbodede E.F, Ale, A.S

(Article no. 252106-688) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .186



WINE ROAD - AN INSTRUMENT FOR THE VALORISATION OF WINE TOURISM POTENTIAL. CASE STUDY: ALBA COUNTY VINEYARDS

Mihaela UNGUREANU

(Article no. 252107-683) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .195



ANALYSIS OF URBAN SPRAWL PHENOMENON IN BATNA CITY (ALGERIA) BY REMOTE SENSING TECHNIQUE

Hadda DRIDI, Abdelhalim BENDIB, Mahdi KALLA

(Article no. 252108-689) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .211



TYPOLOGY OF WOODEN CHURCHES IN THE DRAINAGE BASINS OF MUREȘ AND ARIEȘ, ALBA COUNTY

Ștefan BAIAS, Maria GOZNER, Grigore Vasile HERMAN, Florin Miron MĂDUȚA

(Article no. 252109-696) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .221



CONTRIBUTION OF REMOTE SENSING IN THE ANALYSIS OF THE DYNAMICS OF CHOTTS AND SEBKHAS: CASE OF THE ENDOREIC AREA OF GADAIN (NORTHEAST OF ALGERIA)

Rabah BOUHATA, Mahdi KALLA, Aida BENSEKHRIA

(Article no. 252110-690) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .234



AN ASSESSMENT OF HOUSING AND NEIGHBOURHOOD QUALITY CONDITION IN ILESA, NIGERIA

Adewale Olufunlola YOADE, Olabisi Omowumi ADEYEMI, Babawale A. ADEYEMI

(Article no. 252111-693) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .242



THE INFLUENCE OF FIRMS STRUCTURAL CHARACTERISTICS ON THE DEGREE OF AGGLOMERATION ECONOMIES ENJOYED AMONGST FIRMS IN THE LAGOS REGION, NIGERIA

Adejompo FAGBOHUNKA

(Article no. 252112-691) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .253



USING GIS FOR CAVES MODELLING AND ANALYSIS. THE STUDY CASE OF ANINA MINING AREA (BANAT MOUNTAINS, ROMANIA)

Laurențiu ARTUGYAN

(Article no. 252113-698) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .261



GEOMORPHOLOGICAL SYSTEM’S VULNERABILITY OF THE EASTERN REGION OF PETROŞANI DEPRESSION AND GENERATION OF CRITICAL ENVIRONMENTS BY THE COAL EXPLOITATION ACTIVITY

Ciprian NIMARĂ, George-Bogdan TOFAN

(Article no. 252114-685) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .269



CRUISE SHIP TOURISM ON THE DANUBE RIVER. CASE STUDY: CAPITALIZATION OF DELTAIC TOURISM POTENTIAL

Elena IRINCU, Rodica PETREA, Norbert RACZ, Angela BULZAN (SAV), Luminița FILIMON

(Article no. 252115-700) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .276



USING CARTORAPHIC DOCUMENTS AND GIS FOR FOLLOWING THE EVOLUTION OF THE PONDS - AREA OF CEFA AND MĂDĂRAS COMMUNES - (BIHOR, ROMANIA)

Ribana LINC, Liviu BUCUR

(Article no. 252116-701) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .287



Book Review

Martin OLARU

(Article no. 252217-686) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .299



TOM XXV, Nr. 1/2015 (June)


INFLUENCE OF HUMAN ACTIVITIES ON WATER QUALITY OF RIVERS AND GROUNDWATERS FROM BRĂILA COUNTY

Ana-Maria CIOBOTARU

(Article no. 251101-664) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5



METHODS AND MODELS OF HIERARCHIZATION OF THE TOURIST ATTRACTIONS. STUDY CASE: NEAMȚ COUNTY

Alexandra CEHAN, Daniel TUDORA

(Article no. 251102-666) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .14



PROTECTION AND SUSTAINABLE VALORISATION OF THE IMMOVABLE CULTURAL HERITAGE IN THE DISTRICT OF CICEU

Alexandra-Camelia POTRA

(Article no. 251103-667) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25



EMIGRATION AND GENDER IN BACĂU AND VASLUI COUNTIES: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS

Andreea MORARU, Roxana Florina MUNTEANU, Ionel MUNTELE

(Article no. 251104-668) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39



THE STIMULATING OFFER OF RURAL TOURISM IN BUDA VILLAGE, BERZUNŢI COUNTY; POSSIBILITIES OF (RE)ADAPTATION REGARDING THE MODERN TOURIST PREFERENCES

George GAMAN, Puiu NISTOREANU

(Article no. 251105-670) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .46



GEODEMOGRAPHIC AND ECONOMIC DISPARITIES IN DRĂGOIASA-TULGHEŞ DEPRESSIONARY ALIGNMENT

George-Bogdan TOFAN

(Article no. 251106-672) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .59



THE FREQUENCY OF OCCURRENCE OF FLASH FLOODS ON THE RIVERS IN THE LAND OF DORNA

Izabela Amalia MIHALCA, Mircea ALEXE, Irina ALEXE

(Article no. 251107-676) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .66



EFFECT OF WATER BORNE DISEASES ON INDIAN ECONOMY: A COST- BENEFIT ANALYSIS

Hemant PATHAK

(Article no. 251108-678) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .74



CLUSTERING AND THE NATURE OF RELATIONSHIP AMONGST FIRMS IN THE LAGOS REGION, NIGERIA

Adejompo FAGBOHUNKA

(Article no. 251109-669) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .79



ELECTORAL BEHAVIOUR AT THE 2009 AND 2014 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS IN HARGHITA, COVASNA AND MUREŞ COUNTIES

George-Bogdan TOFAN, Adrian-Florin NIŢĂ, Bogdan-Nicolae PĂCURAR

(Article no. 251110-675) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .88



THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE ROAD NETWORK DENSITY AND THE DRAINAGE DENSITY IN BÂRSA COUNTRY (ROMANIA)

Ionuț Georgian PURCĂREAȚĂ

(Article no. 251111-677) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .105



TRENDS AND PROSPECTS IN THE EVOLUTION AND DYNAMICS OF THE FELIX - 1 MAI SPAS TOURIST SYSTEM

Grigore Vasile HERMAN, Corina TĂTAR

(Article no. 251112-673) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .116



Virgil Gârbacea (2013), RELIEFUL DE GLIMEE, Editura Presa Unviversitară Clujeană

by Nicolae JOSAN

(Article no. 251213-674) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .127

TOM XXIV, Nr. 2/2014 (December)


GEOMORPHOSITES AS A VALUABLE RESOURCE FOR TOURISM DEVELOPMENT IN A DEPRIVED AREA. THE CASE STUDY OF ANINA KARSTIC REGION (BANAT MOUNTAINS, ROMANIA)

Laurențiu ARTUGYAN

(Article no. 242101-651) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .89



USE OF LANDSAT TM FOR MAPPING LAND USE IN THE ENDORHEIC AREA - CASE OF GADAINE PLAIN (EASTERN ALGERIA)

Rabah BOUHATA, Mahdi KALLA, Hadda DRIDDI

(Article no. 242102-654) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .101



THE BIOCLIMATE AND TREND OF GROWING SEASON IN THE EASTERN DANUBE DELTA AREA OVER 1951-2000 PERIOD

Daniela STRAT

(Article no. 242103-656) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .108



RECENT TREND IN WILD LIFE IN THE BRAHAMPUTRA VALLEY OF ASSAM

Tongdi JAMIR, Kakheto SUMI, Akambo YEPTHO

(Article no. 242104-657) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .117



LEADER: THEORY AND PRACTICE FROM HUNGARIAN POINT OF VIEW

Csaba PATKÓS, Csaba RUSZKAI, Gábor KOZMA

(Article no. 242105-659) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .125



CROSS-BORDER PROJECTS – MEANS FOR SUSTAINABLE TOURISM DEVELOPMENT ALONG THE ROMANIAN-HUNGARIAN BORDER

Cătălina-Maria BÂTEA (BOTA)

(Article no. 242106-660) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .134



COMPARISON OF NINE IMAGE CLASSIFICATION METHODS ON LANDSAT 7 IMAGERY

Victor STRÎMBU, Vlad STRÎMBU, Wesley PALMER, Jean GOURD

(Article no. 242107-661) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .143



SYSTEMIC ANALYSIS OF THE DYNAMIC COMPONENTS OF THE EDUCATIONAL PROCESS FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF ORADEA

Iuliana Claudia BAIAS, Horia CARȚIȘ, Ștefan BAIAS

(Article no. 242108-665) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .158



THE CONFESSIONAL STRUCTURE OF HARGHITA, COVASNA AND MUREȘ COUNTIES, IN 2011

George-Bogdan TOFAN, Adrian NIŢĂ, Ciprian NIMARĂ

(Article no. 242109-662) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .166



STUDY AND DIACHRONIC ANALYSIS OF CHANGES OF GROUND OCCUPATION IN AREA OF ORIENTAL AURES ALGERIA

Abdelhafid BOUZEKRI, Hassen BENMESSAOUD

(Article no. 242110-658) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .180



JOURNEYS, OTHERNESS, EXCHANGES

Michel FRANCK

(Article no. 242211-655) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .190



GEORGE-BOGDAN TOFAN (2014), MUREŞULUI DEFILE. A HUMAN GEOGRAPHY STUDY, Cluj University Press, ISBN 978-973-595-631-8, 158 pages

by Martin OLARU

(Article no. 242212-652) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .197



GEORGE-BOGDAN TOFAN (2013), THE NORTHERN COMPONENT OF THE DEPRESSION ALIGNMENT FROM THE EASTERN CARPATHIANS CENTRAL GROUP (DRĂGOIASA-GLODU-BILBOR-SECU-BORSEC-CORBU-TULGHEŞ), Cluj University Press, ISBN 978-973-595-499-4, 510 pages

by Martin OLARU

(Article no. 242213-653) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .199



TOM XXIV, Nr. 1/2014 (June)


THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF ALGERIA AFTER 1990 IN THE CONTEXT OF SOCIAL UNREST, TERRORIST ATTACKS AND ENVIRONMENTAL RESTRICTIVENESS

Vasile POPA, Răzvan C. OPREA, Octavian COCOŞ

(Article no. 241101-641) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5



THE ETHNIC AND CONFESSIONAL STRUCTURE OF MURES COUNTY IN 2011

George-Bogdan TOFAN

(Article no. 241102-644) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .14



AGRICULTURE BETWEEN IDENTITY AND VULNERABILITY. THE CASE OF łARA BEIUSULUI (BEIUS LAND)

Claudiu FILIMON, Luminiţa FILIMON,Valentin NEMEŞ

(Article no. 241103-645) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .23



INSIGHTS INTO THE MAIN DIFFICULTIES OF ACHIEVING SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF TOURISM IN IRAQ

AL-SAADI NAWAR

(Article no. 241104-646) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .32



ADVENTURE TOURISM AN INSUFFICENTLY EXPLOITED OPPORTUNITY IN BIHOR COUNTY, ROMANIA

Anamaria Liana LĂZURAN (GIURĂU), Mihaela UNGUREANU

(Article no. 241105-647) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .44



THE SPATIAL APPORTIONMENT PEDOGENETIQUES SOILS PROCESSES IN WADI RIGH (NORTH EASTERN SAHARA) VALLEE A MINERALOGIQUE APPROACH

BOUMARAF Belkacem, BENSAID Rabah, MARRE Alain

(Article no. 241106-648) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .55



TOURISM AS A POSSIBLE SOLUTION FOR THE FUTURE DEVELOPMENT OF THE COMMUNE OF HUSASĂU DE TINCA, BIHOR COUNTY, ROMANIA

Anamaria Liana LĂZURAN (GIURĂU)

(Article no. 241107-649) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .59



HOUSING POLICIES AND MARKET FAILURES IN ONDO STATE NIGERIA

Afolabi Francis FATUSIN, Afolabi ARIBIGBOLA

(Article no. 241108-650) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .69



TOM XXIII, Nr. 2/2013 (December)


HUMAN POTENTIAL AS A SOURCE OF ECONOMICAL DEVELOPMENT IN BEIUS LAND

Claudiu FILIMON, Valentin NEMEŞ

(Article no. 232101-561) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .203



BASIC EDUCATION OF THE HUNGARIAN MINORITY IN THE TERRITORY OF VOJVODINA

Tímea TROMBITÁS, Éva SZÜGYI

(Article no. 232102-571) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .212



TOURISM IN PERIPHERIC REGIONS - THE POSSIBILITIES OF THEMATIC ROUTES

Ildikó KOVÁCS, Gyula NAGY

(Article no. 232103-589) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .220



ROLE OF EUROREGIONS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF BORDER PERIPHERIES

Tibor TOKES, Gábor LENKEY

(Article no. 232104-607) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .229



MURESULUI DEFILE. TOURISTIC POTENTIAL, PLANNING AND CAPITALIZATION

George-Bogdan TOFAN

(Article no. 232105-609) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .236



THE SNOW DRIFT POTENTIAL IN THE PLAIN AREA OF BUZĂU COUNTY

Romulus COSTACHE, Iulia FONTANINE

(Article no. 232106-610) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .245



MODERN ROMANS COLONIZED IN ROMANIA – THE AROMANIANS

Ionel Călin MICLE

(Article no. 232107-612) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .255



DESCRIPTION OF THE BOKORS AND THEIR OPPORTUNITIES IN TOURISM

Erika B. PRISTYÁK

(Article no. 232108-613) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .264



ADAPTIVE GUIDE FOR CHILDREN - A PERSONALIZED SERVICE IN MUSEUMS

Loredana PUI, Emanuela HENŢ

(Article no. 232109-625) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .273



AN ASSESSMENT OF SPATIAL SCALE AND THEMATIC FOCUS OF PUBLICATIONS AND DIPLOMA THESIS OF SLOVAKIAN GEOGRAPHICAL INSTITUTES

Slavomír BUCHER, Alena LUKÁČOVÁ

(Article no. 232110-630) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .280



MEASURING DISTRIBUTION AND DERIVED INEQUALITIES IN ACCESSING URBAN GREEN SPACES WITHIN IAŞI CITY (ROMANIA)

Lucian Ionuţ ROŞU, Ema CORODESCU

(Article no. 232111-631) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .298



EFFECTS OF METROPOLITAN ECONOMIC REORGANIZATION IN THE BUCHAREST-ILFOV AND SOUTHERN MUNTENIA DEVELOPMENT REGIONS

Andreea-Loreta CERCLEUX, Florentina-Cristina MERCIU

(Article no. 232112-633) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .308



UNIVERSITY AND INSERTION ENVIRONMENT - PROGRESSES IN THE KNOWLEDGE OF RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE TWO ENTITIES -

Ionela Corina CHIRILEASA (DEDIŢĂ)

(Article no. 232113-634) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .321



SEVERAL ASPECTS REGARDING THE SPECIFIC ACTIVITIES FROM MUREŞ DEFILE

George-Bogdan TOFAN, Bogdan-Nicolae PĂCURAR

(Article no. 232114-635) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .333



HUMAN INDUCED ALTERATIONS IN PLANT BIODIVERSITY OF SĂRĂTURILE STRAND PLAIN - DELTA DUNĂRII

Daniela STRAT

(Article no. 232115-636) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .348



GENETIC FACTORS OF CLIMATE IN THE CRIŞUL NEGRU HYDROGRAPHIC BASIN

Viorel GALIŞ, Marius ILE

(Article no. 232116-637) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .355



THE PRECIPITATIONS REGIME IN THE HYDROGRAPHIC BASIN CRIŞUL NEGRU

Viorel GALIŞ

(Article no. 232117-638) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .363



SPATIAL DYNAMICS OF CRAIOVA MUNICIPALITY. TRANSFORMATIONS OF THE CITY’S RELATION WITH ITS PERIPHERIES

Cristina ŞOŞEA

(Article no. 232118-639) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .375



RURAL CHURCHES, „PEARLS” OF RURAL ARCHITECTURE IN CRIŞANA AND MARAMUREŞ

Alexandru ILIEŞ

(Article no. 232119-642) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .386



Barbu STEFANESCU (2012), ÎNTRE PÂINI, Editura Academiei Române, Central de Studii Transilvane, Cluj Napoca, 2012, ISBN 978-973-7784-80-3, 645 pages

by Stelian NISTOR

(Book review) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 392



TOM XXIII,Nr. 1/2013 (June)


DEMOGRAPHIC VULNERABILITIES IN TECUCI PLAIN

Iulian Adrian SORCARU

(Article no. 231101-565) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5



GENERAL ASPECTS OF REGIONAL FERTILITY DIFFERENCES ON THE HAJDÚ-BIHAR – BIHOR EUROREGION BEFORE AND AFTER THE SYSTEM CHANGES

Attila AMBRUŞ, Norbert BÁNTÓ

(Article no. 231102-572) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12



POTENTIAL LABOUR FORCE BETWEEN DECLINE AND UNEMPLOYMENT. CASE STUDY: BUZĂU SUBCARPATHIANS

Ilinca-Valentina STOICA

(Article no. 231104-590) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .28



CURRENT TENDENCIES REGARDING THE TOURISTIC INFRASTRUCTURE OF DRĂGOIASA-TULGHES DEPRESSION ALIGNMENT

George-Bogdan TOFAN

(Article no. 231105-598) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .35



BIOGEOGRAPHICAL REGIONALISATION BASING ON POTENTIAL VEGETATION. CASE STUDY: BISTRITA-NĂSĂUD COUNTY

Ioan BÂCA, Dorel RUSTI, Eduard SCHUSTER, Ciprian SAMOILĂ

(Article no. 231106-605) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .45



EDUCATION IN EMERGENCY: A CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION AGENDUM TOWARDS THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC PROPAGATION OF BANGLADESH

Muhammad SHOEB-UR-RAHMAN, Muhammad ISHAQ-UR-RAHMAN, Md. Shakib HOSSAIN

(Article no. 231107-606) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .55



GEO-DEMOGRAPHICAL CHANGES IN THE INFLUENCE AREA OF RESIŢA CITY

George MERCIU, Cristian BRAGHINĂ, Daniel PEPTENATU

(Article no. 231108-608) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .62



THE IMPACT OF THE MINING EXPLOITATIONS FROM BUDOI ON THE NATURAL ENVIRONMENT

Cătălin CREŢU, Grigore Vasile HERMAN, Marius ILE

(Article no. 231109-611) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .73



CROSS-TRADITIONAL BOUNDARIES OF URBAN PLANNING

Behnam GHASEMZADEH

(Article no. 231110-614) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .80



THE IMPACT OF ORADEA’S LOCAL AGENDA 21 ON ASPECTS OF SUSTAINABILITY

Emanuela-Iulia HENŢ

(Article no. 231111-615) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .86



THE VULNERABILITY OF THE TERRITORIAL-ADMINISTRATIVE UNITS TO THE HYDROLOGICAL PHENOMENA OF RISK (FLASH FLOODS). CASE STUDY: THE SUBCARPATHIAN SECTOR OF BUZĂU CATCHMENT

Remus PRĂVĂLIE, Romulus COSTACHE

(Article no. 231112-616) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .91



HOW THE PROGRAM „CULTURAL CAPITAL OF EUROPE” INFLUENCE THE DEVELOPMENT OF TOURISM IN CITIES

Florina Dorina COZEA

(Article no. 231113-617) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .99



SPACES AND PLACES OF SUCCESSFUL AGEING

Sándor ILLÉS

(Article no. 231114-618) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .109



THE MILITARY FUNCTION OF MURES GATE

Ioan D. ŢARCĂ

(Article no. 231115-619) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .118



OPPORTUNITIES OF LOCAL DEVELOPMENT USING NATURAL AND ANTHROPOGENIC RESOURCES IN TOURISM ACTIVITIES. CASE STUDY: ULMENI, MARAMURES

Diana Mihaela MOJOLIC

(Article no. 231116-620) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .123



THE STRENGTHENING ROLE OF ROMANIAN PORTS IN THE EASTERN EUROPEAN REGION, WITH SPECIAL REGARD TO EUROPEAN SHORT SEA SHIPPING

Gábor FEJÉR

(Article no. 231117-621) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .134



THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE IGNIȘ – GUTÂI MOUNTAIN AREA BY TYPE OF TOURISM PREDOMINANTLY

Loredana PUI

(Article no. 231118-622) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .146



THE INFLUENCE OF AN APARTMENT POSITIONING ON ENERGY CONSUMPTION

Marcela PRADA

(Article no. 231119-623) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .156



ASPECTS REGARDING THE FORESTRY PATTERN AND USE OF THE ALBA IULIA FORESTRY DEPARTMENT

Gheorghe ONEA

(Article no. 231120-624) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .163



AN ENVIRON-ECONOMICAL MATHEMATICAL MODELING OF WATER POLLUTION IMPACT ASSESSMENT IN REFERENCE TO INDIAN SCENARIO

Hemant PATHAK

(Article no. 231121-626) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .168



THE URBAN SHRINKAGE OF THE SMALL TOWNS LOCATED IN SOUTHERN PART OF BIHOR COUNTY, ROMANIA

Mariana PRAŞCA, Rodica PETREA, Mălina ILIA FILIMON

(Article no. 231122-627) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .172



MODELING OF GENERIC AIR POLLUTION DISPERSION ANALYSIS FROM CEMENT FACTORY

Moses E EMETERE, M. L. AKINYEMI

(Article no. 231123-628) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .181



Eugenia ŞERBAN (2012), CLIMATE HAZARDS GENERATED BY PRECIPITATION IN WESTERN PLAIN NORTH OF MUREŞ, Editura Universităţii din Oradea, 395 pp., Oradea.

by Ribana LINC

(Book review) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 190



TOM XXII, Nr. 2/2012 (December)


ICE DEPOSITS UNDER THE SHAPE OF GLAZED FROST - RISK PHENOMENA IN THE AREA OF DEVA CITY

Cristina Diana BRĂDĂU, Cătălin CREŢU

(Article no. 222101-563) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .209



SOILS` DEGRADATION IN THE MINING AREA ON THE WESTERN SLOPE OF THE APUSENI MOUNTAINS

Cătălin CREŢU

(Article no. 222102-566) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .214



THE BOGA-PADIS TOURIST AREA AS AN INTERNATIONAL TOURIST DESTINATION. STUDY CASE: MOTIVATION AND IMPRESSION OF TOURISTS COMMING FROM HUNGARY

Norbert BÁNTÓ, Attila AMBRUS, Cristina BRĂDĂU, Valentin NEMEŞ

(Article no. 222103-570) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .221



EVALUATION OF TOURISM RESOURCES IN THE IRON GATES NATURAL PARK IN ORDER TO IDENTIFY THE POTENTIAL OF TOURISM DEVELOPMENT

Valentina BOENGIU

(Article no. 222104-573) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .234



ELEMENTS OF THE NATURAL FRAMEWORK AND THE SMALL TOWN REVITALIZATION PROCESS. VASCĂU (BIHOR COUNTY)

Mariana PRAŞCA

(Article no. 222105-583) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .241



MODELS OF PLANNING AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPEMENT IN PROTECTED NATURAL AREAS. CASE STUDY: RODNA MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK - ROMANIA VS. GARAJONAY NATIONAL PARK - SPAIN

Ionel Călin MICLE

(Article no. 222107-585) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .255



URBAN IDENTITIES IN PERIPHERAL SPACES: THE CARPATHIAN SMALL TOWNS IN ROMANIA

Alexandru BĂNICĂ, Marinela ISTRATE

(Article no. 222108-586) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .262



CHARACTERISTICS OF THE WIND IN THE BÂRSA DEPRESSION

Ciprian-Gabriel SANDOR

(Article no. 222109-588) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .273



THE USE OF GIS TECHNIQUES IN THE EVALUATION OF THE SUSCEPTIBILITY OF THE FLOODS GENESIS IN THE HYDROGRAPHICAL BASIN OF BÂSCA CHIOJDULUI RIVER

Romulus COSTACHE, Remus PRĂVĂLIE

(Article no. 222111-593) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .284



ASPECTS OF THE SOCIAL ROLE OF FOREST IN THE TOURISTIC DEVELOPMENT OF CHIOAR - LĂPUS TERRITORIAL SYSTEM. ACTIVE TOURISM: OFF ROAD AND CYNEGETIC

Diana Mihaela MOJOLIC

(Article no. 222112-594) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .294



EVALUATION OF GROUND WATER QUALITY USING MULTIPLE LINEAR REGRESSION AND MATHEMATICAL EQUATION MODELING

Hemant PATHAK

(Article no. 222113-595) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .304



THE IGNIS – GUTÂI MOUNTAIN TOURIST PLANNING IN TERMS OF A TERRITORIAL SYSTEM IN MARAMURES

Loredana PUI

(Article no. 222114-596) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .308



RURAL ECONOMY IN BEIUS LAND: PERSPECTIVES AND RISKS

Claudiu FILIMON, Luminiţa FILIMON, Valentin NEMEŞ

(Article no. 222115-597) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .316



ASPECTS REGARDING THE SIGNIFIANCE OF THE CURVATURE TYPES AND VALUES IN THE STUDIES OF GEOMORPHOMETRY ASSISTED BY GIS

Lucian BLAGA

(Article no. 222116-599) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .327



OCNA SUGĂTAG - THE DYNAMICS OF A TOURIST RESORT BETWEEN BALNEAL AND WEEK-END ACTIVITIES

Gabriela ILIEŞ, Marin ILIEŞ, Mihai HOTEA

(Article no. 222117-600) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .338



WAYS OF IMPROVING TOURISM VIA DEVELOPING FOUR CROSS COMPETITION TRACKS

Anca-Cristina POP

(Article no. 222118-604) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .346



Silviu DRAGOMIR (2012), VLAHII DIN NORDUL PENINSULEI BALCANICE ÎN EVUL MEDIU, Editura Academiei Române, Central de Studii Transilvane, Cluj Napoca.

by Stelian NISTOR

(Book review) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 352



GRIGOR P. POP (2012), DEPRESIUNEA TRANSILVANIEI, Editura Presa Universitara Clujeana, Cluj Napoca.

by Stelian NISTOR

(Book review) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 354



Alexandru Mircea IMBROANE (2012), SISTEME INFORMATICE GEOGRAFICE - VOLUMUL I - STRUCTURI DE DATE, Presa Universitara Clujeana, Cluj Napoca.

by Liviu BUCUR

(Book review) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 356

TOM XXII, Nr. 1/2012 (June)


THE WATER SUPPLY SYSTEM FROM RÂMNICU VÂLCEA

Liviu Vasile BOTEA

(Art#221101-540) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5



THE PRECIPITATION DEFICIT FROM THE HYDROGRAPHICAL BASIN OF TIMIS RIVER (1965 - 2009)

Andreea Mihaela ARBA

(Art#221102-549) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21



SOME CONSIDERATIONS ON THE EVOLUTION OF THE POPULATION AND THE SETTLEMENTS IN OZANA – PIPIRIG BASIN

Alina BISTRICEANU, Costică BRÂNDUŞ

(Art#221103-550) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28



GEOGRAPHIC PERSPECTIVE OF A MULTIDIMENSIONAL PHENOMENON: LOCAL DISPARITIES IN INFANT MORTALITY RATES IN NEAMŢ COUNTY, ROMANIA

Ana-Maria BURLEA, Ionel MUNTELE

(Art#221104-554) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37



BUILT-UP SPACE DYNAMICS COMPLICATES THE PRESENT-DAY URBAN LAND USE IN BUCHAREST

Ioan IANOŞ, Igor G. SÎRODOEV, Gabriel PASCARIU

(Art#221105-557) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48



MONITORING THE CHANGE OF LAND SUBSIDENCE IN THE NOTHERN OF SEMARANG DUE TO CHANGE OF LANDUSE ON ALLUVIAL PLAIN

SOEDARSONO, Muh Aris MARFAI

(Art#221106-558) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .54



THE LANDSCAPE OF MARSHES IN THE LAND OF DORNA

Izabela Amalia MIHALCA

(Art#221107-560) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66



ASPECTS REGARDING SOIL DEGRADATION IN THE PLAIN OF THE CRIS RIVERS

Minodora (Borza) PĂTROC

(Art#221108-562) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .72



THE HABITAT POTENTIAL OF THE NATURAL ENVIRONMENT OF TELEAJENULUI SUBCARPATHIANS

Alina PANDELESCU

(Art#221109-564) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .80



POOR HANDS IN FAR LANDS: SENEGALESE SEASONAL WORKERS IN THE STRAWBERRY FIELDS OF THE HUELVA PROVINCE (SOUTH-WESTERN SPAIN)

Díaz-Diego JOSÉ, Márquez-Domínguez JUAN ANTONIO

(Art#221110-567) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89



„DIALOG” BETWEEN GEOGRAPHIC AND ART LANDSCAPES

Alexandrina RADU (MOCANU)

(Art#221111-568) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 112



ASSESSMENT OF PHYSICO-CHEMICAL QUALITY OF MUNICIPAL WATER SAMPLES OF MAKRONIA SUB-URBAN AREA OF BUNDEL KHAND REGION, INDIA

Hemant PATHAK

(Art#221112-569) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 122



SOME ASPECTS OF SCIENTIFIC FUNCTION OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ORADEA BETWEEN 2006 AND 2010

Iuliana Claudia CĂRNARU (BAIAS)

(Art#221113-574) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .128



TYPOLOGICAL ASPECTS CONCERNING THE WOODEN CHURCHES OF THE SILVANIEI COUNTRY

Ştefan BAIAS

(Art#221114-577) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 137



THE IMPACT OF THE GLACIER ON THE EVOLUTION OF TERRAIN IN THE POLISH REGION OF WARMIA AND MASURIA

Piotr ZAWADZKI

(Art#221115-578) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 145



SPATIAL DISTRIBUTION OF THE LĂZĂRENI HILLS VEGETATION

Laura Mariana (LACATOŞ) HERMAN

(Art#221116-579) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 158



DEMOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISITCS OF THE DISDADVANTAGED MINING AREAS IN THE BIHOR COUNTY, ROMANIA

Cezar MORAR

(Art#221117-580) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .163



LOCAL TOURIST SYSTEM (LTS), A MODEL FOR ORGANIZING AND DEVELOPING TOURIST OFFER IN ARIEŞUL MARE VALLEY FROM APUSENI NATURE PARK (PNA)

Maria AVRAM, Maria GOZNER

(Art#221118-581) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 175



THE ANALYSIS OF STRUCTURE AND DYNAMICS OF THE TERRITORIAL SYSTEM. CASE STUDY: CHIOAR - LĂPUŞ REGION

Diana Mihaela MOJOLIC

(Art#221119-582) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 183



Ioan Sebastian JUCU (2011), ANALIZA PROCESULUI DE RESTRUCTURARE URBANĂ ÎN MUNICIPIUL LUGOJ, Editura Universităţii de Vest din Timisoara.

by Martin OLARU

(Book review) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 194



Sorin PAVEL (2011), ORASUL ARAD. STUDIU DE GEOGRAFIE URBANĂ, Editura Arpress, Timisoara.

by Martin OLARU

(Book review) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. 196



TOM XXI, Nr. 2/2011 (Decembrie)


SKI ACTIVITY IN WESTERN PART OF SOUTHERN CARPATHIANS. CASE STUDY:STRAJA SKI AREA

Mircea VOICULESCU, Florentina POPESCU, Alexandru ONACA, Marcel TÖRÖK-OANCE

(Art#212101-553) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .159



CONTRIBUTIONS TO INVENTORY AND ASSESSEMENT OF THE GEOMORPHOSITES IN CĂLIMANI NATIONAL PARK. CASE STUDY: 12 APOSTLES GEOLOGIC RESERVE

Ioan BÂCA

(Art#212102-547) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .172



PERSPECTIVES IN THE ANALYSIS OF THE TERRACES OF THE DANUBE WITHIN THE OLTENIA PLAIN (ROMANIA)

Sandu BOENGIU, Sorin AVRAM, Alina VLĂDUŢ

(Art#212103-528) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .181



THE FOEHN WINDS IN NORTHERN OLTENIA. 18.08.2008 CASE STUDY

Anişoara IRIMESCU

(Art#212104-538) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .192



ASPECTS REGARDING THE RIME PHENOMEN IN DEVA AREA

Cristina Diana BRĂDĂU

(Art#212105-543) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .203



COMMUNITY’S ADAPTIVE CAPACITY DUE TO COASTAL FLOODING IN SEMARANG COASTAL CITY, INDONESIA

Muh Aris MARFAI, Dyah R. HIZBARON

(Art#212106-536) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .209



DOWNSTREAM VARIATION IN PARTICLE SIZE: A CASE STUDY OF THE TROTUS RIVER, EASTERN CARPATHIANS (ROMANIA)

Dan DUMITRIU, Daniel CONDORACHI, Mihai NICULIŢĂ

(Art#212107-527) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .222



SEASONAL STUDY WITH INTERPRETATION OF THE CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF WATER POND IN REFERENCE TO QUALITY ASSESSMENT: A CASE STUDY

Hemant PATHAK, Deepak PATHAK, Sudhir Nagesh LIMAYE

(Art#212108-548) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .233



DRINKING WATER SUPPLY AND CONSUMPTION TERRITORIAL DISPARITIES IN THE TIMIS PLAIN

Bianca MITRICĂ, Irena MOCANU

(Art#212109-542) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .239



CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE KNOWLEDGE OF THE ASSOCIATION OF FESTUCO DRYMEJAE-FAGETUM FROM LĂZĂRENI HILLS (NORTH-WESTERN ROMANIA)

Laura Mariana LACATOS (HERMAN), Grigore Vasile HERMAN

(Art#212110-532) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .248



GENESIS AND DYNAMICS OF A GEO-DEMOGRAPHIC SINGULARITY. A CASE STUDY - THE GIPSY COMMUNITY OF TOFLEA (BRĂHĂSESTI COMMUNE, GALAŢI COUNTY)

Ionel MUNTELE, Raluca HOREA-SERBAN

(Art#212111-533) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .256



THE VILLAGES FROM SĂLAJ IN THE EASTERN PART OF JIBOU LOCALITY – DEMOGRAPHIC POTENTIAL -

Oana - Andreia PUIA

(Art#212112-534) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .267



COMMUNITIES BETWEEN PRESERVATION AND DISAPPEARANCE: THE DEMOGRAPHIC HAZARD IN BEIUS LAND

Claudiu FILIMON, Luminiţa FILIMON

(Art#212113-551) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .276



DEMOGRAPHIC AND ECONOMIC VULNERABILITIES WITHIN THE SUBURBAN AREA OF TÂRGU JIU

Daniela ZAMFIR, Cristian BRAGHINĂ, Cristian TĂLÂNGĂ

(Art#212114-556) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .286



THE EFFECTS OF POPULATION AGING ON RURAL AREAS. CASE STUDY: THE SĂRĂłEL HYDROGRAPHIC BASIN (BUZĂU SUBCARPATHIANS)

Ilinca - Valentina STOICA

(Art#212115-531) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .294



CHARACTERISTICS OF DEMOGRAPHICAL DYNAMICS IN AREAS OF URBAN INFLUENCE. CASE STUDY: INFLUENCE AREA OF RÂMNICU VÂLCEA CITY

Constantin Cristian DRĂGHICI, Daniel PEPTENATU, Radu-Daniel PINTILII, Florentina-Cristina MERCIU, Loreta Andreea CERCLEUX

(Art#212116-541) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .303



WAYS OF MANAGING THE URBAN-RURAL INTERFACE. CASE STUDY: BUCHAREST

Ilinca-Valentina STOICA, Cristian TĂLÂNGĂ, Cristian BRAGHINĂ, Daniela ZAMFIR

(Art#212117-555) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .313



SPORTS AND LEISURE TIME TOURISM – A WAY OF REVITALISING EMERGENT SPACES FROM THE METROPOLITAN AREA OF BUCHAREST

Radu - Daniel PINTILII, Florentina - Cristina MERCIU, Daniel PEPTENATU, Andreea - Loreta CERCLEUX, Cristian Constantin DRĂGHICI

(Art#212118-539) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .323



INTERNAL TOURISM MOVEMENT AND THE MAIN ROMANIAN TOURIST DESTINATIONS FOR THE PERIOD

1990 - 2008

Alexandru ILIEŞ, Dorina Camelia ILIEŞ, Cezar MORAR, Ioana JOSAN

(Art#212119-546) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .333



ASPECTS REGARDING THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF TOURISM ACTIVITIES IN THE APUSENI NATURAL PARK (ROMANIA)

Ribana LINC, Stelian NISTOR, David TURNOCK

(Art#212120-552) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .340



MEANS OF CABLE TRANSPORTATION. AN INFRASTRUCTURAL COMPONENT OF THE GEOGRAPHICAL LANDSCAPE OF ALBAC - ARIEŞENI TERRITORIAL SYSTEM

Maria GOZNER, Ştefan BAIAS

(Art#212121-545) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .354



USING GIS MODELING AND THE DAC STATISTIC TO ANALYZE THE SUSTAINABILITY OF DEVELOPMENT IN IALOMIłA HYDROGRAPHIC BASIN

Ioan IANOŞ, Alexandru-Ionuţ PETRIŞOR

(Art#212122-535) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .363



GEOGRAPHICAL JOURNALS PUBLISHED IN ROMANIA - 2011

Dumitru RUS

(Art#212923) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .370



GEOGRAPHY AND TOURISM ON THE IADULUI VALLEY

Ribana LINC

(Art#211916-530) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 374



TOM XXI, Nr. 1/2011 (June)


CONTRIBUTIONS TO INVENTORY AND ASSESSMENT OF THE GEOMORPHOSITES FROM CALIMANI NATIONAL PARK. CASE STUDY: BISTRICIOR MASSIF

Ioan BÂCA

(Art#211101-517) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5



USE OF IMAGES ALSAT1 FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF MAPS LAND IN SEMI-ARID AREA - CASE OF THE AURÉS REGION (ALGERIA)

Hassen BENMESSAOUD

(Art#211102-514) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16



INTERDEPENDENCEY BETWEEN PHYSICOCHEMICAL WATER POLLUTION INDICATORS: A CASE STUDY OF RIVER BABUS, SAGAR, M.P., INDIA

HEMANT PATHAK, S.N. LIMAYE

(Art#211103-515) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23



NITRATE POLLUTION IN PHREATIC GROUNDWATER BASIN CRISUL REPEDE

Mărioara DUMITRU, Ovidiu BOTĂU

(Art#211104-520) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30



DEMOGRAPHIC TRANSFORMATIONS OF POLISH METROPOLISES (TRI-CITY CASE STUDY)

Aleksandra CICHARSKA

(Art#211105-521) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .39



THE END OF A GEO-DEMOGRAPHIC SINGULARITY: THE CATHOLICS FROM MOLDAVIA

Ionel MUNTELE,Ionuţ ATUDOREI

(Art#211106-523) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .44



CHINTENI MUNICIPALITY, TRADITIONAL RURAL SPACE VS. THE BEGINNING OF SUBURBANIZATION?

Izabela Amalia MIHALCA

(Art#211107-518) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55



THE AVAILABILITY OF BANKING SERVICES IN POMORSKIE VOIVODESHIP - THE STATUS AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR FURTHER DEVELOPMENT

Łukasz DOPIERAŁA

(Art#211108-524) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62



RELIGIOUS STREETS` NAMES IN POLAND

Lucyna PRZYBYLSKA

(Art#211108-525) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70



DESCRIPTION AND PRESENTATION OF SOME RARE ASSOCIATIONS FROM LĂZĂRENILOR HILLS (NORTH - WEST ROMANIA). STUDY CASE ASSOCIATION NAJADETUM MINORIS

Laura Mariana LACATOS

(Art#211110-529) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 76



PASSENGER SERVICES ON THE ROMANIAN RAILWAY NETWORK IN THE POST-COMMUNIST ERA

David TURNOCK

(Art#2111111-511) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84



ASSESSMENT OF LAND USE AND CHARACTERISTICS OF RELIEF VALORIZATION MORPHOMETRIC AGRICULTURE NORTH-EAST MONTENEGRO

Goran RAJOVIĆ

(Art#211112-513) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 105



BEFITTING AND DISRUPTIVE PRACTICES OF WATER-BASED TOURISM IN THE CRISURI MOUNTAINS

Corina TĂTAR

(Art#211113-519) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 117



THE FAVORABILITY OF RELIEF FOR TERRITORIAL EXPANSION OF MARGHITA CITY

Valentin NEMEŞ

(Art#211114-526) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 127



THE HYDROGRAPHY AND TOURISTIC ACTIVITY OF THE NATIONAL PARK OF ABRUZZO, LAZIO AND MOLISE (ITALY)

Maria AVRAM, Luca ZARRILLI

(Art#211115-507) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 134



IN MEMORIAM PROFESSOR DR. DAVID TURNOCK

Ribana Linc

(Art#211916-530) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 147



Year XX, no. 2 / 2010



THE INSERTION OF HIGHLY DISADVANTAGED AREAS IN REGIONAL ENVIRONMENT

Ioan IANOŞ, Daniel PEPTENATU, Radu-Daniel PINTILII, Daniela ZAMFIR

(Art#202101-500) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 159


PUBLIC ART AND THE SPACE

Ştefan GAIE

(Art#202102-466) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 167


REMARKS ON INDENTITY BUILDING OF RURAL AND URBAN COMMUNITIES IN THE BUCHAREST METROPOLITAN AREA

Ioan IANOŞ, Andreea-Loreta CERCLEUX, Radu-Daniel PINTILII

(Art#202103-504) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173


THE RELIEF – AN IMPORTANT FACTOR IN THE EVOLUTION OF THE HUMAN SOCIETY IN SILVANIA LAND

Ioana JOSAN

(Art#202104-503) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .184


THE CLIMATIC AND TOURIST POTENTIAL OF THE RESORT STANA DE VALE IN THE SUMMER SEASON EXPRESSED THROUGH BURNET, POULTER AND HUGHES INDICES

Ovidiu GACEU, Grigore Vasile HERMAN

(Art#202105-494) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 191


SOME DOPPLER RADAR FEATURES OF SEVERE WEATHER IN SUPERCELLS CONVECTIVE STORMS

Cristian NICHITA

(Art#202106-492) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 197


PROGNOSES AND SCENARIOS FOR THE GLOBAL WARMING

Sigismund DUMA

(Art#202107-474) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 204


ASPECTS REGARDING SOIL ERODABILITY FROM VALEA IADULUI DRAINAGE BASIN

Mihai VLAICU

(Art#202108-506) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 217


GEO-DEMOGRAPHICAL CHANGES IN RURAL SPACE OF ORADEA METROPOLITAN AREA

Marcu STAŞAC, Liviu BUCUR

(Art#202109-505) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 223


GEO-DEMOGRAPHIC INDICATORS RELATED TO TERRITORIAL PLANNING IN ALEŞD, BIHOR COUNTY

Emil Paul OLĂU

(Art#202110-495). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233


URBAN-RURAL INTERFACE: GENERAL REMARKS. APPLICATION IN THE ROMANIAN SYSTEM OF SETTLEMENTS

Ilinca-Valentina STOICA, Cristian TĂLÂNGĂ, Daniela ZAMFIR

(Art#202111-502) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 238


FROM POLITICAL ACTORS TO URBAN MANAGEMENT ON THE POST-SOCIALIST PERIOD; THE PROFILE OF THE LOCAL POLITICAL PERSONALITIES AND THE URBAN DEVELOPMENT ACTIONS OF THE CITY GOVERNMENT ON THE MUNICIPALTY OF LUGOJ

Ioan Sebastian JUCU

(Art#202112-467) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 246


PERSPECTIVES FOR PROMOTING LOCAL POLICIES OF DEVELOPMENT OF MONTANE ECOLOGIC AGRICULTURE IN THE UPPER BASIN OF THE SOMEŞUL MARE RIVER

Mircea MUREŞIANU, Eduard SCHUSTER, Andras BARTA, Nicolae BACIU, Simona CREŢA

(Art#202113-501) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 261


ASPECTS REGARDING THE ROLE OF THE FOOD INDUSTRY IN THE SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF CARAŞ-SEVERIN COUNTY

Cătălina ANCUŢA, Martin OLARU

(Art#202114-481). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 273


SPATIAL PATTERNS OF THE SKI AREAS FROM THE FĂGĂRAŞ MASSIF AND THE BUCEGI MOUNTAINS

Florentina POPESCU

(Art#202115-484) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 284


SÂNNICOLAU ROMÂN (COUNTY BIHOR, ROMANIA) - MODEL OF CAPITALIZATION, THROUGH TOURISM OF THE ROMANIAN AUTHENTIC AND TRADITIONAL HERITAGE

Alexandru ILIEŞ, Gabriela ILIEŞ, Vasile GRAMA, Grigore Vasile HERMAN

(Art#202116-508) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 300


TOURIST’S POTENTIAL AND SOME PROBLEMS REGARDING ITS REVALUATION IN TRASCĂU DEPRESSION

Norbert Zs. BÁNTÓ, Attila L. AMBRUS

(Art#202117-482) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 311


GEOGRAPHICAL ASPECTS CONCERNING THE REFERENCE POINTS ESTABLISHED IN ORDER TO DEFINE THE TRADITIONAL VILLAGE MODELS OF DOBROGEA SO AS TO ENHANCE THEIR TOURISTIC VALUE

Alexandru ILIEŞ, Dorina Camelia ILIEŞ

(Art#202118-509) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 320


CONSIDERATIONS ABOUT THE TOURISTIC POTENTIAL OF CRIŞUL PIETROS HYDROGRAPHIC BASIN

Florian BENŢE, Corneliu BENŢE

(Art#202201-499) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .329


CHEMICAL STATUS EVALUATION OF PHREATIC UNDERGROUND WATERS IN THE CRIŞUL REPEDE HYDROGRAPHIC BASIN

Marioara DUMITRU, Simona ANDRIŞCA, Ovidiu BOTĂU, Alina VIDICAN

(Art#202202-471) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 333


Book review – Grigore Vasile Herman (2009), Omul şi modificările antropice din Câmpia Someşului, Editura Universităţii din Oradea, ISBN 978-973-759-981-0, 227 pages, type B5, maps, tables, images, conclusions

by Nistor STELIAN . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 342





Year XX, no.1 / 2010



THE ATTRIBUTE OF NATURAL AS STARTING POINT FOR LANDSCAPE DIVERSITY. DEBATE ON ITS GEOGRAPHICAL, LINGUISTIC, ENVIRONMENTAL AND HERMENEUTICAL APPROACHES

Iulian DINCA, Dana SALA

( pdf.)




SOME CONSIDERATIONS REGARDING THE ANTHROPIC GEOMORPHOSTRUCTURES RESULTING FROM MINING ACTIVITIES IN CENTRAL-WESTERN SECTOR OF METALIFERI MOUNTAINS (APUSENI MOUNTAINS, HUNEDOARA COUNTY, ROMANIA)

Dorina Camelia ILIES, Olivier DEHOORNE, Lucian BLAGA, Stefan BAIAS

( pdf.)




THE CLIMATIC CHARACTERISTICS OF THE BALNEO-CLIMATIC STANA DE VALE RESORT WHICH AIM AT TOURISTIC EXPLOITATION

Ovidiu GACEU

( pdf.)




ANALYSIS OF SNOW AVALANCHE FROM MARS 07, 2007 WITHIN THE CALTUN-NEGOIU AREA, IN THE FAGARAS MASSIF (SOUTHERN CARPATHIANS)

Mircea VOICULESCU, Alexandru ONACA, Narcisa MILIAN, Florina ARDELEAN, Marcel TOROK, Mihaela STANCESCU

( pdf.)




MORPHOLOGY OF THE LAKE BASIN AND THE NATURE OF SEDIMENTS IN THE AREA OF RED LAKE (ROMANIA)

Gheorghe ROMANESCU, Cristian STOLERIU, Angela LUPASCU

( pdf.)




ASPECTS REGARDING THE RESISTANCE TO EROSION OF THE ROCKS FROM VALEA IADULUI DRAINAGE BASIN

Mihai VLAICU

( pdf.)




FACTORS THAT TRIGGERED WINDTHROWS WITHIN THE UPPER BASIN OF THE LUNCAVAT RIVER BETWEEN 2nd AND 4th OF JUNE 2009

Maria COSCONEA

( pdf.)




CONSIDERATION ON THE UPPER FOREST LIMIT IN THE "MUNTII RODNEI" NATIONAL PARK

Gheorghe KUCSICSA

( pdf.)




THE CONTRADICTIONS OF THE RELAUNCHING OF THE POPULATION FERTILITY INDICATORS IN CONTEMPORARY EUROPE

Ionel MUNTELE, Raluca HOREA-SERBAN

( pdf.)




EXTERNAL MIGRATORY DYNAMICS OF THE ROMANIAN POPULATION AT THE END OF THE 20TH CENTURY AND THE BEGINNING OF THE 21ST CENTURY DETERMINED BY THE CHANGE OF RESIDENCE

Marcu STASAC, Marius I. STUPARIU

( pdf.)




GEOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL ISSUES WITH IMPLICATIONS IN TERRITORIAL EVOLUTIONS OF THE PESTIS

Rodica PETREA, Emil Paul OLAU, Lucian BLAGA, Valentin NEMES

( pdf.)




SETTLEMENT AND TOPONOMY IN THE PATÒLAGELE DEPRESSION: THE BUZAU VALLEY SETTLEMENTS BETWEEN VALEA LUPULUI AND POIENILE DE JOS. PART TWO: THE PLACENAMES

Nicolae MUICA, David TURNOCK

( pdf.)




THE SPECIFICITY OF RISKS MANAGEMENT IN THE URBAN SETTLEMENTS HIGHLY INDUSTRIALIZED FROM ROMANIA. GALATI NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT POLE, AS A CASE STUDY

Daniel PEPTENATU, Radu-Daniel PINTILII, Cristian DRAGHICI

( pdf.)




WAYS OF ANTHROPIC INTERVENTION IN THE SOMESULUI PLAIN

Grigore Vasile HERMAN

( pdf.)




THE IDENTIFICATION, EVALUATION, QUANTIFICATION AND CAPITALIZATION THROUGH TOURISM OF THE AUTHENTIC RESOURCES FROM CRISANA-MARAMURES WITH THE PURPOSE OF ELABORATING A STRATEGY OF CROSS-BORDER INTEGRATED SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT. METHODOLOGICAL APPROACH

Alexandru ILIES, Dorina-Camelia ILIES, Ioana JOSAN, Jan WENDT, Grigore HERMAN, Vasile GRAMA

( pdf.)





THE SITUATION OF THE NATURAL RESERVATION FROM THE TERRITORIAL SYSTEM ALBAC - ARIESENI

Maria GOZNER, Maria AVRAM

( pdf.)




Year XIX, 2009





ROMANIAN GEOGRAPHICAL HIGHER EDUCATION. DYNAMICS AND CHALLENGES

Ioan IANOŞ

( pdf.)




LES ENJEUX DE L’ÉCONOMIE «PRÉSENTIELLE» POUR LA MISE EN ŒUVRE DE «PROJETS DE TERRITOIRE» DANS LES ESPACES RURAUX. RÉFLEXIONS À PARTIR D’EXPÉRIENCES FRANCAISES

Jean-Paul CARIERRE

( pdf.)




THE ESTIMATION OF THE SLIP PLANE AT THE COLŢI-ALUNIŞ LANDSLIDE (BUZĂU MOUNTAINS, ROMANIA) USING GROUND SURFACE DISPLACEMENTS MEASUREMENTS

Mihaela CONSTANTIN, Marta C. JURCHESCU, Kazunori FUJISAWA, Koji ISHIDA

( pdf.)




GEOMORPHOLOGICAL ASSETS OF CENTRAL AUSTRALIA

Giovanni TOSATTI

( pdf.)




ESTIMATION OF THE GEOMORPHOSTRUCTURES WITH GEOMORPHOSITE VALENCE IN THE NORTHERN PART OF THE HUNEDOARA COUNTY (WESTERN ROMANIA)

Dorina Camelia ILIES, Lucian BLAGA, Nicolaie HODOR, Ioana JOSAN, Maria GOZNER

( pdf.)




SOME ASPECTS OF THE MOISTURE EXCESS IN THE WHITE CRIS LANE

Gheorghe MĂHĂRA, Dorina BOJAN

( pdf.)




THE CHARACTERISTICS OF THE FROST AND HOARFROST PHENOMENA IN THE APUSENI MOUNTAINS AREA

Ovidiu GACEU

( pdf.)




MEAN AND EXTREME DATA OF PRODUCING THE SNOW LAYER AND ITS DURATION IN THE WEST PLAIN AT THE NORTH OF THE MURES RIVER

Eugenia ŞERBAN

( pdf.)




THE CHARACTERISTICS OF EXTREME AIR TEMPERATURES IN THE ARAD URBAN AREA

Cristian George CREŢ

( pdf.)




ICELANDIC CYCLONES AND THE WEATHER IN ROMANIA

Eduard DRAGOMIR, Grigore HERMAN

( pdf.)




THE WHITE CRIŞ LANE VULNERABILITY TO THE ICE DEPOSITS

Dorina BOJAN

( pdf.)




HAS THE CLIMATE CHANGED?

Eduard DRAGOMIR

( pdf.)




TERRAIN AND CLIMATIC ANALYSIS OF THE BÂLEA VALLEY FOR THE DEVOLPMENT OF A SKI RESORT

Florentina POPESCU

( pdf.)




HYDROLOGICAL PHENOMENA OF RISK IN THE CRASNA BASIN

Liliana Florina BOCOI

( pdf.)




SETTLEMENT AND TOPONOMY IN THE PĂTÂRLAGELE DEPRESSION: THE BUZĂU VALLEY SETTLEMENTS BETWEEN VALEA LUPULUI AND POIENILE de JOS. PART ONE: SETTLEMENT HISTORY

Nicolae Muică, David Turnock

( pdf.)




ALEŞD: ISSUES OF ORGANIZATION, TOWN PLANNING AND GEO-SPATIAL INTEGRATION

Rodica PETREA, Emil Paul OLĂU, Valentin NEMEŞ

( pdf.)




CROSS BORDER TERRITORIAL SYSTEMS OF THE ROMANIAN-MOLDAVIAN-UKRAINIAN COOPERATION PLACED AT THE EXTERNAL BORDER OF THE EUROPEAN UNION AND THE PARADOXES OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE-TERRITORIAL REFORMS

Alexandru ILIEŞ , Vasile GRAMA, Valeriu SAINSUS

( pdf.)




THE STRUCTURE OF THE NETWORK OF SETTLEMENTS IN THE SILVANIA LAND (I). RURAL SETTLEMENTS

Ioana JOSAN

( pdf.)




ANALYSIS OF THE RESIDENTIAL MOBILITY FROM THE URBAN SPACE IN THE SUBCARPATHIANS’ AREA BORDERED BY OLT AND JIU RIVERS DURING THE TRANSITION PERIOD

Simona MĂLĂESCU

( pdf.)




POPULATION MOBILITY AND ITS IMPLICATIONS IN TERRITORIAL RECONVERSION. A CASE STUDY: THE CRISUL REPEDE VALLEY TPU (TERRITORIAL PLANNING UNIT)

Luminiţa FILIMON, Cosmin CHIRIAC, Rodica PETREA, Claudiu FILIMON

( pdf.)




THE TOWN ENDOWMENTS AND DOWERS OF THE PLACES FROM THE BIHOR-HAJDÚ-BIHAR EUROREGION

Attila L. AMBRUS, Norbert BÁNTÓ, Sándor LUCACI

( pdf.)




HEALTH AND MEDICINE IN THE SAHARA

Erhard SCHULZ, Aboubacar ADAMOU

( pdf.)




THE IMPACT OF FÂNAłE TAILING POND UPON „CRISUL BĂIłA” RIVER

Cristina Crişan-Filip, Ribana Linc, Stelian Nistor

( pdf.)




THE IMPACT OF ROAD INFRASTRUCTURE ON THE NATURAL SOMEŞ PLAIN

Grigore Vasile HERMAN

( pdf.)




DISCOVERY, OBSERVATION AND TOURISM RECKONING ON RURAL SPACE’S NATURE THROUGH ACCESSING COMMON AND SPECIFIC FEATURES OF SOME LOCAL LANDSCAPES. TARGET: THE THEMATIC BACKDROP OF A VILLAGE IN PROVINCE OF CRIŞANA (ROMANIA)

Iulian DINCĂ

( pdf.)




LA RELATION CLIMAT - DES ACTIVITES TOURISTIQUES EN DOBROUDJA

Laura COMĂNESCU, Mihai IELENICZ, Florina GRECU

( pdf.)




THE GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION OF PARANG MOUNTAINS

Florian BENŢE Anca Maria STAN

( pdf.)




LES RESSOURCES TOURISTIQUES NATURELLES – UN APPUI DU DÉVELOPPEMENT DU TOURISME DURABLE DANS VALEA IADULUI (LA VALÉE DE L`ENFER)

Aurelia DUMITER, Florica Gabriela DUMITER

( pdf.)




NUMERICAL TYPES OF MODELING OF GEOTHERMAL RESOURCES

Elena ZIERLER, Maria DURGĂU

( pdf.)



Year XVIII, 2008


Les disparités territoriales en Europe: un défi pour l’intégration

Jean-Paul CARRIÈRE

(pdf.)



HARMONY OF NATURE PROTECTION AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN THE AREA OF THE HORTOBÁGY NATIONAL PARK

István Süli-ZAKAR

pdf.



APUSENI NATURE PARK – A PARK FOR NATURE AND PEOPLE

Alin MOŞ

pdf.



PLANNING FOR PROTECTED AREAS: A MODEL OF PROTECTION FOR THE LANDSCAPE

Giacomo CAVUTA

pdf.



CLIMATIC RISK PHENOMENA IN THE WARM PERIOD OF THE YEAR, IN THE CRISURILOR PLAIN

Gheorghe MĂHĂRA, Eugenia ŞERBAN

pdf.



MÉTHODES ET MOYENS EMPLOYÉS DANS LA RÉALISATION DES PROFILES TOPO-CLIMATIQUES DANS L`ARÉAL DE LA VILLE D’ORADEA

Aurelia DUMITER

pdf.



PRECIPITATION SURPLUSES OF THE DECADES 1970-1980 AND 1981-1990 IN THE CRIŞURI HYDROGRAPHICAL BASIN. HYDROLOGICAL AND SOCIO-ECONOMIC EFFECTS

Eugenia ŞERBAN, Tamara ROMOCEA

pdf.



CLIMATIC PHENOMENA OF  RISK IN THE CRISURILOR AND SILVANO – SOMEŞENE HILLS

Olga Valentina TRIF

pdf.



ASPECTS REGARDING THE MEAN ANNUAL QUANTITIES OF RAINFALL IN THE CRIŞUL REPEDE HYDROGRAPHIC BASIN

Ana Cornelia MOZA

pdf.



HE BLIZZARD IN THE ZARAND LAND

Dorina BOJAN

pdf.



INITIAL SOIL FORMATION ON MINING DEPOSITS. A PRELIMINARY REPORT

Erhard SCHULZ, Stelian NISTOR

pdf.



QUANTITATIVE ASSESSMENT OF SOIL EROSION USING GIS EMPIRICAL METHODS. A COMPARATIVE STUDY BETWEEN THE MOTRU MINING AREA AND THE SUCEVIŢA CATCHMENT

Titu ANGHEL, Sandu TODICĂ

pdf.



SOME ASPECTS OF THE SYSTEM OF MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS  AND OF MEDICAL SERVICES IN THE BIHOR-HAJDU-BIHAR EUROREGION

Attila L. AMBRUS

pdf.



Attitudes related to European Union referendum in the Member States

Peter RÓZSA, Karoly TEPERICS

pdf.



LANDSCAPE ALTERATIONS INDUCED BY ANTHROPIZATION IN THE Barcău COAL BASIN

Ribana LINC, Erika KORTIK

(pdf.)



THE BALNEARY RESOURCES OF THE WESTERN HILLS: BETWEEN NOW AND THE PERSPECTIVE

Angela MĂRUŞCA

pdf.



THE ROMANIAN INTEGRATION IN THE EUROPEAN UNION AND THE INTERNATIONAL TOURISM

Florian BENŢE

pdf.



GEOTHERMAL ENERGY, AN ALTERNATIVE FOR ROMANIA

Elena ZIERLER

pdf.



QUANTITATIVE DISTRIBUTION OF HUMAN SETTLEMENTS IN SOMES PLAIN

Vasile Grigore HERMAN

pdf.




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