Continental Crust - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780124889514, 9780080924663

Continental Crust, Volume 34

1st Edition

A Geophysical Approach

Authors: Rolf Meissner
Paperback ISBN: 9780124889514
eBook ISBN: 9780080924663
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 21st April 1986
Page Count: 426
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Table of Contents

Preface. Acknowledgements. Introduction: Crust, Mantle, Lithosphere, and Asthenosphere. The Crust as the Product of a Planetary Differentiation Process. Collecting Physical Properties of Earth's Crust. Contributions from Laboratory Experiments. The Composition of the Continental Crust. Crustal Structure in Various Geologic Provinces. The Evolution of the Continental Crust. References. Index.


Description

Preface. Acknowledgements. Introduction: Crust, Mantle, Lithosphere, and Asthenosphere. The Crust as the Product of a Planetary Differentiation Process. Collecting Physical Properties of Earth's Crust. Contributions from Laboratory Experiments. The Composition of the Continental Crust. Crustal Structure in Various Geologic Provinces. The Evolution of the Continental Crust. References. Index.

Readership

This book is written for graduate students and researchers in the Earth's sciences.


Details

No. of pages:
426
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 1986
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080924663
Paperback ISBN:
9780124889514

About the Authors

Rolf Meissner Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Institut fur Geophysik