By Meiling Wu
Focusing on problems with while and the way Archean crust within the craton was once shaped, this PhD thesis ebook provides significant learn results of box dependent metamorphic, geochemical and geochronological investigations on Meso-Neoarchean basement rocks from Shandong Province within the japanese Block of the North China Craton. in line with significant findings and new info, the writer proposes that the formation and evolution of Archean crust was once ruled by means of mantle plumes, now not through plate tectonics. As one of many oldest cratonic blocks on the earth containing rocks as previous as 3.85 billion years, the formation and evolution of North China Craton continues to be arguable. as a result this e-book can be of price to an individual drawn to the evolution of cratonic blocks and Precambrian geology.
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Ages, Geochemistry and Metamorphism of Neoarchean Basement in Shandong Province: Implications for the Evolution of the North China Craton (Springer Theses) by Meiling Wu