Internal Structure of Oceanic Lithosphere: A Perspective from Tectonic Windows

  1. W. Roger Buck,
  2. Paul T. Delaney,
  3. Jeffrey A. Karson and
  4. Yves Lagabrielle
  1. Jeffrey A. Karson

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM106p0177

Faulting and Magmatism at Mid-Ocean Ridges

Faulting and Magmatism at Mid-Ocean Ridges

How to Cite

Karson, J. A. (1998) Internal Structure of Oceanic Lithosphere: A Perspective from Tectonic Windows, in Faulting and Magmatism at Mid-Ocean Ridges (eds W. Roger Buck, P. T. Delaney, J. A. Karson and Y. Lagabrielle), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM106p0177

Author Information

  1. Division of Earth and Ocean Sciences, Duke University, Durham, NC

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900896

Online ISBN: 9781118664506

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Keywords:

  • Sea-floor spreading (Geology);
  • Faults (Geology);
  • Magmatism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Evolution of the Current View of Oceanic Lithosphere

  • Tectonic Windows into the Oceanic Lithosphere

  • Reconstructed Columnar Sections

  • Concluding Remarks