Fundamentals of structural geology / David D. Pollard and Raymond C. Fletcher.

Author
Pollard, David D. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Description
xii, 500 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Geology, Structural [Browse]
Related name
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [478]-496) and index.
Contents
Motivations and opportunities -- Structural mapping techniques and tools -- Characterizing structures using differential geometry -- Physical quantities, fields, dimensions, and scaling -- Deformation and flow -- Force, traction, and stress -- Conservation of mass and momentum -- Elastic deformation -- Brittle behavior -- Viscous flow -- Rheological behavior -- Model development and methodology.
ISBN
  • 0521839270 (hbk.)
  • 9780521839273 (hbk.)
LCCN
2005296795
OCLC
60371180
RCP
N - S

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