The Geomorphology of plate boundaries and active continental margins

Ed.: Paul W. Williams

1988. IX, 152 pages, 56 figures, 9 tables, 17x24cm, 420 g
Language: English

(Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, Supplementbände, Volume 69)

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WILLIAMS, P. W.: Introduction (with 1 figure) V
OLLIER, C. D. & C. F. PAIN: Morphotectonics of Papua New Guinea (with
11 figures) 1
WOODROFFE, C. D.: Vertical movement of isolated oceanic islands at
plate margins: evidence from emergent reefs in Tonga (Pacific Ocean),
Cayman Islands (Caribbean Sea) and Christmas Island (Indian Ocean)
(with 10 figures and 1table) 17
NUNN, P. D.: Plate boundary tectonics and oceanic island geomorphology
(with 8 figures and 1 table) 39

KAMP, P. J J Tectonic geomorphology of the Hikurangi Margin: surface
manifestations of different modes of subduction (with 3 figures) 55

BERRYMAN, K.: Tectonic geomorphology at a plate boundary: a transect
across Hawke Bay, New Zealand (with 6 figures, 6 photos and 1 table) 69
PILLANS, B.: Slope evolution on a flight of marine terraces in South
Taranaki, New Zealand (with 4 figures, 4 photos and 1 table) 87
WHITEHOUSE, I. E.: Geomorphology of the central Southern Alps, New
Zealand: the interaction of plate collision and atmospheric
circulation (with 6 figures) 105
BASHER, L. R., P. J. ToNKiN & M. J MCSAVENEY: Geomorphic history of a
rapidly uplifting area on a compressional plate boundary: Cropp River,
New Zealand (with 4 figures, 2 photos and 2 tables) 117
SELBY, M. J. Landforms and denudation of the High Himalaya of Nepal:
results of continental collision (with 3 figures, 8 photos and 3
tables) 133