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Continental extensional tectonics

Author: M P Coward; J F Dewey; Paul L Hancock; Geological Society of London.
Publisher: Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; Boston : Published for the Geological Society by Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1987.
Series: Geological Society special publication, no. 28.
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Continental extensional tectonics.
Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; Boston : Published for the Geological Society by Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1987
(OCoLC)647572517
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M P Coward; J F Dewey; Paul L Hancock; Geological Society of London.
ISBN: 0632016051 9780632016051
OCLC Number: 15132970
Notes: Papers from a conference on Continental Extensional Tectonics held at the University of Durham, April 18-20, under the auspices of the Geological Society of London.
Description: xii, 637 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Active normal faulting and crustal extension / J. A. Jackson --
Development of extension and mixed-mode sedimentary basins / A. Gibbs --
The extensional strength of the continental lithosphere : its dependence on geothermal gradient, and crustal composition and thickness / N. J. Kusznir & R. G. Park --
The tensile strength of the lithosphere and the localization of extension / H. D. Lynch & P. Morgan --
Some important consequences of lithospheric extension / C. E. Keen --
Lithospheric stretching, detached normal faulting and footwall uplift / D. Barr --
Physical models of extensional tectonics at various scales / B. Vendeville ... [et al.] --
Analogue models of extensional fault geometries / K. R. McClay & P. G. Ellis --
Brittle modes of foreland extension / P. L. Hancock & T. G. Bevan --
Sedimentary models for extensional tilt-block/half-graben basins / M. R. Leeder & R. L. Gawthorpe --
Crustal extension in the Basin and Range Province, southwestern United States / W. Hamilton --
The regional tectonic setting and possible causes of Cenozoic extension in the North American Cordillera / P. J. Coney --
A physical model for Cenozoic extension of western North America / L. J. Sonder ... [et al.] --
Tectonomagmatic evolution of Cenozoic extension in the North American Cordillera / B. P. Wernicke ... [et al.] --
Tectonic heredity and the layered lower crust in the Basin and Range Province, western United States / R. W. Allmendinger ... [et al.] --
A shear-zone model for the structural evolution of metamorphic core complexes in southeastern Arizona / G. H. Davis --
Ductile strain and metamorphism in an extensional tectonic setting : a case study from the northern Snake Range, Nevada, USA / J. Lee, E. L. Miller & J. F. Sutter --
Crustal extension along a rooted system of imbricate low-angle faults : Colorado River extensional corridor, California and Arizona / K. A. Howard & B. E. John --
Geometry and evolution of a mid-crustal extensional fault system : Chemehuevi Mountains, southeastern California / B. E. John --
Rupture characteristics of normal faults : an example from the Wasatch fault zone, Utah / R. L. Bruhn, P. R. Gibler & W. T. Parry --
Topography and origin of the southern Rocky Mountains and Alvarado Ridge / G. P. Eaton --
Kinematics of Basin and Range intraplate extension / P. K. Eddington, R. B. Smith & C. Renggli --
Footwall structural evolution of the Tucki Mountain detachment system, Death Valley region, southeastern California / K. V. Hodges, J. D. Walker & B. P. Wernicke --
Extension and its influence on Canadian Cordilleran passive-margin evolution / B. Thompson, E. Mercier, & C. Roots --
Lithospheric extension on the Antarctic Peninsula during Cenozoic subduction / S. W. Garrett & B. C. Storey --
Extensional tectonics and the fragmentation of Gondwanaland / I. W. D. Dalziel ... [et al.] --
Extensional structures on the western UK continental shelf : a review of evidence from deep seismic profiling / M. J. Cheadle ... [et al.] --
Extensional tectonics and crustal structure : deep seismic reflection data from the northern North Sea Viking graben / A. Beach, T. Bird & A. Gibbs --
A compilation and regional interpretation of the northern North Sea gravity map / F. A. Zervos --
Fault patterns generated during extensional deformation of crystalline basement, NW Scotland / S. E. Laubach & S. Marshak --
Timing and style of crustal extension N of the Scottish mainland / S. R. Kirton & K. Hitchen --
Sedimentary structures associated with extensional fault movement from the Westphalian of NE England / C. R. Fielding & G. A. L. Johnson --
The thermal and mechanical development of the Wessex Basin, southern England / G. D. Karner, S. D. Lake & J. F. Dewey --
The Devonian basins of western Norway : tectonics and kinematics of an extending crust / M. Seranne & M. Seguret --
Structures associated with extensional tectonics in the Suez rift / P. Y. Chenet ... [et al.] --
Kinematics of the Sinai triple junction and a two-phase model of Arabia-Africa rifting / V. Courtillot, R. Armijo & P. Tapponnier --
Cross-faults and differential stretching of hanging walls in regions of low-angle normal faulting : examples from western Turkey / A. M. C. Șengör --
Extensional tectonics in the Honshu fore-arc, Japan : integrated results of DSDP Legs 57, 87 and reprocessed multichannel seismic reflection profiles / J. K. Leggett ... [et al.] --
Thin-skinned N-S extension within the convergent Himalayan region : gravitational collapse of a Miocene topographic front / L. H. Royden & B. C. Burchfiel.
Series Title: Geological Society special publication, no. 28.
Responsibility: edited by M.P. Coward, J.F. Dewey, P.L. Hancock.

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