Current Topics in Structural Geology, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0080984819
  • ISBN-13: 9780080984810
  • DDC: 551.8
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 238 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Journal of Structural Geology Editors, Past and Present.
1: Earthquake Faulting as a Structural Process.
2: Normal Faulting in the Upper Continental Crust: Observations from Regions of Active Extension.
3: From Orientation to Magnitudes in Paleostress Determinations Using Fault Slip Data.
4: The Origin of S-C Mylonites and a New Fault-Zone Model *.
5: The Origin of Metamorphic Core Complexes and Detachment Faults Formed During Tertiary Continental Extension in the Northern Colorado River Region, U.S.A..
6: Tectonics and Hydrogeology of Accretionary Prisms: Role of the Decollement Zone.
7: Structural Aspects of Suspect Terranes and Accretionary Tectonics in Western North America.
8: Deformation Mechanisms — Recognition from Natural Tectonites.
9: Coupled Grain-Scale Dilatancy and Mass Transfer During Deformation at High Fluid Pressures: Examples from Mount Lyell, Tasmania.
10: Synkinematic Microscopy of Transparent Polycrystals.
11: Development of Shape and Lattice Preferred Orientations: Application to the Seismic Anisotropy of the Lower Crust.
12: Emplacement Kinematics of a Granite Diapir: the Chindamora Batholith, Zimbabwe.
13: Anatomy of Mushroom-Shaped Diapirs.