The primary objective of this book is to present the basic concept of structural geology to undergraduate students. A comprehensive coverage of important topics such as folding joints, faults, diapirism, uncomformities, impact structures, igneous rocks and geophysical methods essential for both the geology and geophysicist is included. Emphasis is laid on mathematical
method especially while dealing with mechanical principles, mechanics of folding jointing, plastic deformation and geophysical methods. Laboratory exercises encourage students to analyze geological problems in a wider perspectives. End of the chapter references render the book useful to advanced readers also.
Author Marland P.Billings
Edition 3/e 2010
Pages: 608Share with Friends
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