Introduction to Small~scale Geological Structures

Introduction to Small~scale Geological Structures

by Gilbert Wilson

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1982)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789401168403
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 03/10/2012
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1982
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 5.83(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.01(d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction.- 2 Stress and strain.- 3 Structural symmetry.- 4 Structure and stratigraphical succession.- 5 Structures in brittle rocks: tension fractures and shear zones.- 6 Rock cleavage and schistosity: generalities.- 7 Fracture cleavage and strain-slip cleavage.- 8 Flow cleavage, schistosity and lineation.- 9 Boudinage.- 10 Drag-folds and parasitic folds.- 11 Mullion and rodding structures.- 12 Superposed minor structures.- 13 Minor structures and large-scale tectonics.- 14 Conclusions.

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