The Resource Catastrophes and earth history : the new uniformitarianism, W.A. Berggren and John A. Van Couvering, editors

Catastrophes and earth history : the new uniformitarianism, W.A. Berggren and John A. Van Couvering, editors

Label
Catastrophes and earth history : the new uniformitarianism
Title
Catastrophes and earth history
Title remainder
the new uniformitarianism
Statement of responsibility
W.A. Berggren and John A. Van Couvering, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE506
LC item number
.C37 1984
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QE506.C37
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berggren, William A
  • Van Couvering, John A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catastrophes (Geology)
  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Paleontology
  • Catastrophes (Geology)
  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Paleontology
  • Geologie
  • Historische Geologie
  • Kataklysmentheorie
  • Katastrophentheorie
  • Naturkatastrophe
  • Catastrofetheorie (geologie)
  • Evolutie
  • Catastrophes naturelles
  • Espèces (biologie)
  • Paléontologie
  • Naturkatastrophe
  • Geologie
  • Kongress
  • Historische Geologie
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Katastrophentheorie
  • Kataklysmentheorie
Label
Catastrophes and earth history : the new uniformitarianism, W.A. Berggren and John A. Van Couvering, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers from a symposium held in the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, June 6-10, 1977, and from a symposium held in connection with the Second North American Palaeontological Convention in Aug. 1977 at Lawrence, Kan
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Toward the vindication of punctuational change / Stephen Jay Gould -- Perfection, continuity, and common sense in historical geology / Richard H. Benson -- Reflections on the "rare event" and related concepts in geology / Peter E. Gretener -- The stratigraphic code and what it implies / Derek V. Ager -- Statistical sedimentation and magnetic polarity stratigraphy / Charles R. Denham -- Mass extinction : unique or recurrent causes? / Norman D. Newell -- The two Phanerozoic supercycles / Alfred G. Fischer -- The fabric of Cretaceous marine extinctions / Erle G. Kauffman -- Campanian through Paleocene paleotemperature and carbon isotope sequence and the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary in the Atlantic Ocean / Anne Boersma -- Changes in the angiosperm flora across the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary / Leo J. Hickey -- Palynological evidence for change in continental floras at the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary / Robert H. Tschudy -- Mammal evolution near the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary / J. David Archibald and William A. Clemens -- Terminal Cretaceous extinctions of large reptiles / Dale A. Russell -- Low sea levels, droughts, and mammalian extinctions / Nils-Axel Mörner -- Eustasy, geoid changes, and multiple geophysical interaction / Nils-Axel Mörner -- On two kinds of rapid faunal turnover / S. David Webb -- The Phanerozoic "crisis" as viewed from the Miocene / Richard H. Benson -- Marine mineral resources and uniformitarianism / Kenneth O. Emery
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 464 pages
Isbn
9780691083285
Lccn
83011026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)9647188
Label
Catastrophes and earth history : the new uniformitarianism, W.A. Berggren and John A. Van Couvering, editors
Publication
Note
Papers from a symposium held in the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, June 6-10, 1977, and from a symposium held in connection with the Second North American Palaeontological Convention in Aug. 1977 at Lawrence, Kan
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Toward the vindication of punctuational change / Stephen Jay Gould -- Perfection, continuity, and common sense in historical geology / Richard H. Benson -- Reflections on the "rare event" and related concepts in geology / Peter E. Gretener -- The stratigraphic code and what it implies / Derek V. Ager -- Statistical sedimentation and magnetic polarity stratigraphy / Charles R. Denham -- Mass extinction : unique or recurrent causes? / Norman D. Newell -- The two Phanerozoic supercycles / Alfred G. Fischer -- The fabric of Cretaceous marine extinctions / Erle G. Kauffman -- Campanian through Paleocene paleotemperature and carbon isotope sequence and the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary in the Atlantic Ocean / Anne Boersma -- Changes in the angiosperm flora across the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary / Leo J. Hickey -- Palynological evidence for change in continental floras at the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary / Robert H. Tschudy -- Mammal evolution near the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary / J. David Archibald and William A. Clemens -- Terminal Cretaceous extinctions of large reptiles / Dale A. Russell -- Low sea levels, droughts, and mammalian extinctions / Nils-Axel Mörner -- Eustasy, geoid changes, and multiple geophysical interaction / Nils-Axel Mörner -- On two kinds of rapid faunal turnover / S. David Webb -- The Phanerozoic "crisis" as viewed from the Miocene / Richard H. Benson -- Marine mineral resources and uniformitarianism / Kenneth O. Emery
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 464 pages
Isbn
9780691083285
Lccn
83011026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)9647188

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