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Title Paleoaltimetry : geochemical and thermodynamic approaches / editor, Matthew J. Kohn.

Imprint Chantilly, Va. : Mineralogical Society of America, c2007.

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 Moore Stacks  QE351 .M44a vol. 66    Available  ---
Description x, 278 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Series Reviews in mineralogy and geochemistry, 1529-6466 ; v. 66
Reviews in mineralogy and geochemistry ; v. 66.
Note "The review chapters in this volume were the basis for a two-day short course ... held prior to the Geological Society of America annual meeting in Denver, Colorado (October 26-27, 2007) ... [and] sponsored by the Geochemical Society, Mineralogical Society of America, and the United States Department of Energy"--P. [iii].
Copublished with the Geochemical Society.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The significance of paleotopography / Marin K. Clark -- Stable isotope-based paleoaltimetry : theory and validation / David B. Rowley -- Paleoelevation reconstruction using pedogenic carbonates / Jay Quade, Carmala Garzione, John Eiler -- Stable isotope paleoaltimetry in orogenic belts : the silicate record in surface and crustal geological archives / Andreas Mulch, C. Page Chamberlain -- Paleoaltimetry from stable isotope compositions of fossils / Matthew J. Kohn, David L. Dettman -- A review of paleotemperature-lapse rate methods for estimating paleoelevation fro fossil floras / Herbert W. Meyer -- Paleoaltimetry : a review of thermodynamic methods / Chris E. Forest -- Paleoelevation measurement on the basis of vesicular basalts / Dork Sahagian, Alex Proussevitch -- Stomatal frequency change over altitudinal gradients : prospects for paleoaltimetry / Lenny L.R. Kouwenberg, Wolfram M. K├╝rschner, Jennifer C. McElwain -- Thermochronologic approaches to paleotopography / Peter W. Reiners -- Terrestrial cosmogenic nuclides as paleoaltimetric proxies / Catherine A. Rihimaki, Julie C. Libarkin.
Subject Paleogeography -- Methodology.
Geodynamics.
Altitudes -- Measurement.
Geochemistry.
Paleoclimatology.
Geology, Structural.
Added Author Kohn, Matthew J.
Mineralogical Society of America.
Geochemical Society.
United States. Department of Energy.
Geological Society of America. Annual Meeting (2007 : Denver, Colo.)
ISBN 9780939950782
0939950782