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Workshop on Ancient Crusts of the Terrestrial Planets : a Lunar and Planetary Institute workshop 12 - 14 February 1979

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dc.contributor Papike, J. J. (James Joseph), 1937-2020
dc.contributor McGetchin, Thomas R. (Thomas Richard), 1936-1979
dc.contributor Simonds, Charles H. 2019-07-29T16:28:34Z 2019-07-29T16:28:34Z 1979
dc.description.abstract This volume contains abstracts of talks presented at a Workshop on Ancient Crusts of the Terrestrial Planets held at the Lunar and Planetary Institute on 12-14 February 1979. Related materials, also found in this volume, include a summary of the workshop, program, participant list, and a short bibliography. en
dc.description.statementofresponsibility Conveners: J.J. Papike, C.H. Simonds, T.R. McGetchin
dc.description.tableofcontents PARTIAL CONTENTS: The Potential Effects of Meteorite Bombardment on the Evolution of the Proto-crust of the Earth / R. A. F. Grieve--Geophysical Characteristics of the Lower Crust in a Portion of the Superior Province in Manitoba and Ontario, Canada / D. H. Hall--Contrasting Petrogenesis of Granitic Rocks in Archean Greenstone and Gneiss Terranes, Minnesota / G. N. Hanson.--A Comparison of Lunar and Terrestrial Anorthosites / L. A. Haskin, K. E. Seifert and M. M. Lindstrom--Minor Elements in Plagioclase and Mafic Minerals from Lunar Plagioclase-rich Rocks. . . . . . . / E. C. Hansen, I. M. Steele and J. V. Smith--Xenolith Studies and the Nature of the Lower Crust / R. W. Kay--Plate Tectonics on the Early Earth / W. S. F. Kidd and K. Burke--The Thermal History of the Earth in the Archean / R. St J. Lambert--The Origin of Lunar Anorthosites . / J. Longhi--A Review of Tectonic Processes in the Inner Solar System / P. D. Lowman, Jr.--Yet Another Archean Province? The Lower Crust as Revealed by Xenoliths in Kimberlites . / T. R. McGetchin--Igneous Evolution of the Lunar Highlands / G. McKay--The Banded Zone of the Stillwater Complex: Stratigraphy, Petrology and a Model for the Generation of Anorthosite Zones. . / L. D. Raedeke and I. S. McCallum--Archean Shield Structure at the Surface and the Role of Gravity Tectonics / W. M. Schwerdtner--Synthesis of Lunar Highlands Petrology, Geochemistry and Geochronology / C. H. Simonds.
dc.format.extent vii, 98 pages
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Lunar and Planetary Institute en
dc.relation.ispartofseries LPI contribution ; no. 371
dc.subject Planets--Internal structure--Congresses en
dc.subject Planets--Surfaces--Congresses en
dc.subject Planets--Crust--Congresses en
dc.subject Earth (Planet)--Crust--Congresses en
dc.title Workshop on Ancient Crusts of the Terrestrial Planets : a Lunar and Planetary Institute workshop 12 - 14 February 1979 en
dc.title.alternative Ancient crusts of the terrestrial planets en
dc.type Book en

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