Introduction

  1. Peter F. Ballance and
  2. Harold G. Reading
  1. Peter F. Ballance1 and
  2. Harold G. Reading2

Published Online: 20 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303735.ch1

Sedimentation in Oblique-Slip Mobile Zones

Sedimentation in Oblique-Slip Mobile Zones

How to Cite

Ballance, P. F. and Reading, H. G. (1980) Introduction, in Sedimentation in Oblique-Slip Mobile Zones (eds P. F. Ballance and H. G. Reading), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444303735.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geology, The University of Auckland, Private Bag, Auckland, New Zealand

  2. 2

    Department of Geology and Mineralogy, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PR, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 11 SEP 1980

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632006076

Online ISBN: 9781444303735

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Keywords:

  • sedimentation in oblique-slip mobile zones;
  • 1906 San Francisco earthquake;
  • Hill & Dibblee, postulating Post-Jurassic displacement of 640 km;
  • horizontal movement, resulting in Dead Sea rift system;
  • Moody & Hill hypothesis;
  • small-scale pre-Mesozoic strike-slip faults