What are the major topics that cover Geomorphology in Indian geography?

Geomorphology is the study of landforms, their processes, forms, and deposits on Earth’s surface, as well as other planets. And some of the major topics covered in geomorphology are:-

  • Factors controlling landform development.
  • Endogenetic and exogenetic forces.
  • Origin and evolution of the earth’s crust.
  • Physical conditions of the earth’s interior.
  • Continental drift.
  • Isostasy.
  • Plate tectonics.
  • Recent views on mountain building.

and many others. These sub-disciplines are mainly driven by distinctions in the mechanics and dynamics involved in the processes. And it is important as per UPSC exams in order to get more understanding of the topic very clearly in exam scenarios.

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