Global Syntheses of Evidence Leading to the Reconstruction of Distribution of Continents and Oceans Through Time

  1. Charles L. Drake
  1. D.A. Valencio

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP005p0229

Geodynamics: Progress and Prospects

Geodynamics: Progress and Prospects

How to Cite

Valencio, D.A. (1976) Global Syntheses of Evidence Leading to the Reconstruction of Distribution of Continents and Oceans Through Time, in Geodynamics: Progress and Prospects (ed C. L. Drake), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/SP005p0229

Author Information

  1. Universidad de Buenos Aires, Departamento de Ciencias Geologicas, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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:

  • Cenozoic and mesozoic plate tectonics;
  • Global syntheses;
  • Global tectonics theory;
  • Palaeomagnetic poles;
  • Pre-mesozoic plate tectonics;
  • Sea-floor spreading hypothesis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Working Group Activities and Accomplishments

  • The State of the Art and Assessment of the Principal Problems that should be Focused Upon During the Next Years

  • Recent Movements

  • Cenozoic and Late Mesozoic Plate Tecton

  • Pre-Mesozoic Plate Tectonics