22. Franciscan Mélanges as a Model for Eugeosynclinal Sedimentation and Underthrusting Tectonics

  1. Collected Reprint Series
  1. K. Jonghwa Hsü

Published Online: 3 MAR 2014

DOI: 10.1002/9781118782149.ch22

1972, Plate Tectonics

1972, Plate Tectonics

How to Cite

Collected Reprint Series (1972) Franciscan Mélanges as a Model for Eugeosynclinal Sedimentation and Underthrusting Tectonics, in 1972, Plate Tectonics, American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC. doi: 10.1002/9781118782149.ch22

Author Information

  1. Laboratory for Experimental Geology, Geological Instituete Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 MAR 2014
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1972

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118786260

Online ISBN: 9781118782149

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Keywords:

  • Benioff zone and mantle rocks;
  • Eugeosynclinal sedimentation;
  • Mesozoic rocks;
  • Palcogeography;
  • Sea-floor spreading

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Eugeosyncline and Sea-Floor Spreading

  • Mélange Deformation Related to Benioff Zone

  • Mantle Rocks in MéLanges

  • Mesozoic Franciscan History

  • References