Plateaux

  1. Charles L. Drake
  1. D.E. Ajakaiye

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP005p0148

Geodynamics: Progress and Prospects

Geodynamics: Progress and Prospects

How to Cite

Ajakaiye, D.E. (1976) Plateaux, in Geodynamics: Progress and Prospects (ed C. L. Drake), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/SP005p0148

Author Information

  1. Department of Physics, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1976

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875902036

Online ISBN: 9781118664902

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Keywords:

  • Colorado Plateau;
  • Continental plateaux;
  • Plateaux;
  • Shatsly Rise, Manchiki and Onteng Java plateaux;
  • Tibetian Plateau

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Plateaux in the Ocean

  • Plateaux on the Continents

  • Methods of Studying Plateaux