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Published: 18 June 2019

656 Pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780190601928

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Structural Geology

Principles, Concepts, and Problems

Third Edition

Robert D. Hatcher, Jr. and Christopher M. Bailey

  • Offers high-quality, color illustrations throughout the book
  • Provides balanced coverage of the full range of topics covered in structural geology courses for majors
  • Includes boxes that highlight controversial or historical subjects like fracking, engineering applications, the earthquake cycle, and historic controversies
  • Presents chapters on geochronology and geophysics (specifically main geophysical techniques used in industry) at the beginning of the text

New to this Edition:

  • Now includes geochronological and geochemical applications in structural geology
  • Copiously illustrated with full-color photographs and drawings
  • Highlights modern research areas including neotectonics, geochronology, and microstructures

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