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Conference International Proterozoic Symposium (1981 : University of Wisconsin--Madison)
Title Proterozoic geology : selected papers from an International Proterozoic Symposium / edited by L.G. Medaris, Jr. ... [et al.].
Published Boulder, Colo. : Geological Society of America, 1983.
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 Floor4  QE653 .I58 1981    IN LIBRARY
Description viii, 315 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Series Memoir / Geological Society of America ; 161
Memoir (Geological Society of America) ; 161.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents A tectonic review of the Proterozoic / Brian F. Windley -- Dynamics of the continental crust in Proterozoic times / J.D.A. Piper -- Proterozoic magnetic overprinting and tectonics of the Laurentian Shield / David J. Dunlop and Larry D. Schutts -- Proterozoic orogenies and crustal evolution / A.J. Baer -- Proterozoic mobile belts compatible with the plate tectonic concept / A. Kröner -- A Wilson cycle approach to some Proterozioc problems in eastern North America / Susan L. Anderson and Kevin Burke -- Geochemical, isotopic, and paleomagnetic tests of early sial-sima patterns : the Precambrian crustal enigma revisited / A.Y. Glikson -- Geochemistry of early Proterozoic sedimentary rocks and the Archean/Proterozoic boundary / S.R. Taylor and S.M. McLennan -- Proterozoic anorogenic granite plutonism of North America / J. Lawford Anderson -- Metamorphism and thermal gradients in the Proterozoic continental crust / R. St.J. Lambert -- The origin of Proterozoic and late Archean charnockites - evidence from field relations and experimental petrology / R.C. Newton and E.C. Hansen -- Tectonic controls of the time-space distribution of some Proterozoic metal deposits / Frederick J. Sawkins -- Proterozoic exhalative massive sulphide deposits / G.H. Gale -- The major stratiform lead-zinc deposits of the Proterozoic / I.B. Lambert -- Constraints on genetic modeling of Proterozoic iron formations / Michael M. Kimberley -- Proterozoic uranium deposits and the Precambrian atmosphere / F.F. Langford -- Aspects of Proterozoic biogeology / Preston Cloud -- Oxygen isotope geochemistry of Proterozoic chemical sediments / E.C. Perry Jr. and S.N. Ahmad -- Proterozoic plankton / Gonzalo Vidal and Andrew H. Knoll -- The Proterozoic glacial record / W.B. Harland -- The recognition of ancient glaciations / John C. Crowell -- Quaternary glacial deposits : implications for the interpretation of Proterozoic glacial deposits / A. Dreimanis -- Late Proterozoic glaciation in the light of CO₂ depletion in the atmosphere / L.J.G. Schermerhorn.
Subject Geology, Stratigraphic -- Proterozoic -- Congresses.
Related Names Medaris, L. G. (L. Gordon), 1936-
Geological Society of America.
Related To Online version: International Proterozoic Symposium (1981 : University of Wisconsin--Madison) Proterozoic geology. Boulder, Colo. : Geological Society of America, 1983 (OCoLC)656059580
ISBN 0813711614
OCLC number 9943602