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Principles of Geodynamics

Author: Adrian E Scheidegger
Publisher: Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 1958.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian E Scheidegger
ISBN: 9783662015322 3662015323
OCLC Number: 851381918
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 280 pages)
Contents: I. Physiographic and Geological Data Regarding the Earth --
1.1. Introduction --
1.2. Geological Evolution --
1.3. Geography of Continents and Oceans --
1.4. Physiography of Orogenetic Systems --
1.5. Physiography of Faults and Folds --
1.6. Physiography of Other Features --
II. Geophysical Data Regarding the Earth --
2.1. Gravity Data --
2.2. Seismological Data --
2.3. The Layering of the Earth --
2.4. Data from Age Determinations --
2.5. Thermal Data --
2.6. Data from Magnetization of Rocks --
2.7. Geochemical Data --
III. The Mechanics of Deformation --
3.1. Finite Strain in Rheological Bodies --
3.2. Elasticity and Plasticity --
3.3. Hydrodynamics of Viscous Fluids --
3.4. Other Types of Rheological Behavior --
3.5. Discontinuous Displacements --
3.6. Rheology of the Earth: The Basic Problem of Geodynamics --
IV. Effects of the Rotation of the Earth --
4.1. The Figure of the Earth --
4.2. The Polfluchtkraft --
4.3. The Question of Stability of the Earth's Axis of Rotation --
4.4. Other Effects of the Earth's Rotation --
V. Continents and Oceans --
5.1. Primeval History of the Earth --
5.2. Evolution and Growth of Primeval Continents --
5.3. Primeval Convection --
5.4. Tetrahedral Shrinkage --
5.5. Formation of Continents by Expansion --
5.6. Evaluation of Theories of Continents and Oceans --
VI. Orogenesis --
6.1. Fundamentals --
6.2. The Contraction Hypothesis --
6.3. Continental Drift Theory --
6.4. Convection Current Hypothesis of Orogenesis --
6.5. The Hypothesis of Zonal Rotation --
6.6. Undation Theory --
6.7. Expansion Hypothesis of Orogenesis --
6.8. Orogenesis and the Rotation of the Earth --
6.9. Evaluation of Theories of Orogenesis --
VII. Dynamics of Faulting and Folding --
7.1. Dynamics of Faulting --
7.2. Theory of Earthquakes --
7.3. Analytical Theories of Folding --
7.4. Model Experiments of Faults and Folds --
7.5. Theory of Systems of Faults and Folds --
7.6. Evaluation of Theories of Faults and Folds --
VIII. Dynamics of Other Features --
8.1. Meteor Craters --
8.2. Boudinage --
8.3. Domes --
8.4. Volcanism --
8.5. Postglacial Uplift --
8.6. Conclusion --
Author Index.
Responsibility: by Adrian E. Scheidegger.

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