the structural geology text that I have long been waiting for this text truly shows the application of structural geology to real life academic and industry problems. Author: Haakon Fossen, Universitetet i Bergen, Norway “This new edition of Structural Geology has filled in a few gaps in the excellent first edition and the. Cambridge Core – Solid Earth Geophysics – Structural Geology – by Haakon Fossen.
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So while this book is easier to understand for beginning geologists, those looking for more could better combine this book with another! Candy rated it really liked it Aug 17, It will go straight onto my syllabus as the required text. I rented this book and received a copy with pages falling out. I have since adopted the book for my structural geology lectures. Books by Haakon Fossen.
Haakon Fossen Structural Geology textbook
Nov 19, Vixenkiba rated atructural it was amazing Shelves: Fundamentals and Modern Developments. The book provides unique links to industry applications in the upper crust, including petroleum and groundwater geology, which highlight the importance of structural geology in exploration and exploitation of petroleum and water resources.
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If you want your students to start understanding theoretical and applied structural geology, this book is very effective and recommended for teaching both theoretical and practical structural geology, I have recommended it to my students and colleagues.
Cambridge University PressJul 15, – Science. The publisher needs to rethink their binding methods on this book. geplogy
At least it’s easier to grasp than my professor’s note. One book that is also often used is Structural Geology in combination with this one, which is a more detailed introduction book.
Structural Geology by Haakon Fossen
Lists with This Book. Students are engaged through examples and parallels drawn from practical everyday situations, enabling them to connect theory with practice.
Topics range from faults and fractures forming near the surface to shear zones and folds of the deep crust. Open Preview See a Problem? They have a different vocabulary, a different alphabet, but you learn how to read them.
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Account Options Sign in. While the content of the book is good, and the online content is great for helping students understand difficult concepts, the manufacturing of the book leaves a lot to be desired.
Structural Geology Haakon Fossen No preview available fossej Within weeks of purchasing this book, pages began to fall out and by half way throught the semester, the book was unuseable because nearly all of the haskon had fallen from the binding.
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To ask other readers questions about Structural Geologyplease sign up. The book provides unique links to industry applications in the upper geplogy, including petroleum and groundwater geology, which highlight the importance of structural geology in exploration and exploitation of petroleum and water resources.
His research ranges from hard to soft rocks and includes studies of folds, shear zones, formation and collapse of the Caledonian Orogen, numerical modeling of deformation transpressionthe evolution of the North Sea rift, and studies of deformed sandstones in the western United States. Oct 28, afloatingpoint rated it liked it Shelves: Preview — Structural Geology by Haakon Fossen.
It should prove to be a valuable resource for students and instructors alike. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The pages are colored, the concepts geologyy detailed aren’t overly expanded upon and the book comes with e-modules that assist introductory structural geologists with concepts that may be difficult to understand such as 3-D kinematic motion or deformation. Chapter 12 Foliation and cleavage.
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