The Resource Mountain building processes, edited by K.J. Hsü

Mountain building processes, edited by K.J. Hsü

Label
Mountain building processes
Title
Mountain building processes
Statement of responsibility
edited by K.J. Hsü
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE621
LC item number
.M68 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hsü, Kenneth J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orogeny
  • Orogenèse
  • Orogeny
  • Orogenèse
  • Entstehung
  • Gebirge
  • Orogenese
Label
Mountain building processes, edited by K.J. Hsü
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Geosynclines in plate-tectonic settings : sediments in mountains / Kenneth J. Hsü -- Mountain building and volcanism / James B. Gill -- Granite type and tectonic environment / Wallace Spencer Pitcher -- Seismicity and mountain building / Peter Molnar and Wang-Ping Chen -- Deformation in the forearc : implications for mountain belts / D.E. Karig -- Displaced terranes and mountain building / Amos Nur and Zvi Ben-Avraham -- Heterogenous lithospheric stretching in early history of orogenic belts / E.R. Oxburgh -- Microfabric studies as indicators of deformation mechanisms and flow laws operative in mountain building / S.M. Schmid -- Rock ductility and its influence on the development of tectonic structures in mountain belts / John G. Ramsay -- Some numerical investigations of large scale continental deformation / Philip England -- Driving mechanisms of mountain building / D.L. Turcotte -- Alpine paleography : a reappraisal / Rudolf Trümpy -- Flysch of the western Alps / Peter Homewood and Christian Caron -- History and deformation of the Alps / H. Laubscher and D. Bernoulli -- Deep structure and recent dynamics in the Alps / Stephan Mueller -- Land-locked oceanic basins and continental collision : the eastern Mediterranean as a case example / Xavier Le Pichon -- The Indus suture zone : Paleotectonic and igneous evolution in the Ladakh-Himalayas / Volkmar Trommsdorf, Volker Dietrich and Kaspar Honegger -- The morphogenic phase of mountain building / Augusto Gansser -- The life history of a mountain range : the Appalachians -- John Rodgers -- Crustal faults in North AMerica : a report of the COCORP Project / S. Kaufman -- Mountain building and metamorphism : a case history from Taiwan / W.G. Ernst
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
x, 263 pages
Isbn
9780123579805
Lccn
83150103
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09480375
  • (OCoLC)ocm09480375
Label
Mountain building processes, edited by K.J. Hsü
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Geosynclines in plate-tectonic settings : sediments in mountains / Kenneth J. Hsü -- Mountain building and volcanism / James B. Gill -- Granite type and tectonic environment / Wallace Spencer Pitcher -- Seismicity and mountain building / Peter Molnar and Wang-Ping Chen -- Deformation in the forearc : implications for mountain belts / D.E. Karig -- Displaced terranes and mountain building / Amos Nur and Zvi Ben-Avraham -- Heterogenous lithospheric stretching in early history of orogenic belts / E.R. Oxburgh -- Microfabric studies as indicators of deformation mechanisms and flow laws operative in mountain building / S.M. Schmid -- Rock ductility and its influence on the development of tectonic structures in mountain belts / John G. Ramsay -- Some numerical investigations of large scale continental deformation / Philip England -- Driving mechanisms of mountain building / D.L. Turcotte -- Alpine paleography : a reappraisal / Rudolf Trümpy -- Flysch of the western Alps / Peter Homewood and Christian Caron -- History and deformation of the Alps / H. Laubscher and D. Bernoulli -- Deep structure and recent dynamics in the Alps / Stephan Mueller -- Land-locked oceanic basins and continental collision : the eastern Mediterranean as a case example / Xavier Le Pichon -- The Indus suture zone : Paleotectonic and igneous evolution in the Ladakh-Himalayas / Volkmar Trommsdorf, Volker Dietrich and Kaspar Honegger -- The morphogenic phase of mountain building / Augusto Gansser -- The life history of a mountain range : the Appalachians -- John Rodgers -- Crustal faults in North AMerica : a report of the COCORP Project / S. Kaufman -- Mountain building and metamorphism : a case history from Taiwan / W.G. Ernst
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
x, 263 pages
Isbn
9780123579805
Lccn
83150103
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09480375
  • (OCoLC)ocm09480375

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