Evolution of the Shaw Batholith; an Archaean granitoid-gneiss dome in the eastern Pilbara, Western Australia

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Authors:Bettenay, L. F.; Bickle, M. J.; Boulter, C. A.; Groves, D. I.; Morant, P.; Blake, T. S.; James, B. A.
Author Affiliations:Primary:
Univ. West Australia, Dep. Geol., Nedlands, Australia
Volume Title:Archaean geology; Second international symposium
Volume Authors:Glover, J. E., editor
Source:Special Publication - Geological Society of Australia, 7, p.361-372; Second international symposium; Archaean geology, Perth, West. Aust., Australia, May 12-16, 1980, edited by J. E. Glover and D. I. Groves. Publisher: Geological Society of Australia, Sydney, N.S.W., Australia. ISSN: 0072-1085
Publication Date:1981
Note:In English. 22 refs.; illus. incl. sect., geol. sketch map
Summary:The extremely complex tectono-thermal history of the Shaw batholith (including tectonic interleaving, isoclinal folding, high-P metamorphism and domal uplift) shows the difficulties in resolving a priori relationships in granite-greenstone terrains. [J.A.H.]
Subjects:Archean; Batholiths; Domes; Gneisses; Granitic composition; Greenstone; Intrusions; Metamorphic rocks; Metamorphism; Petrology; Precambrian; Schists; Uplifts; Australasia; Australia; Pilbara Craton; Western Australia; Eastern Pilbara Block; Shaw Batholith
Abstract Numbers:83M/3684
Record ID:1982062125
Copyright Information:GeoRef, Copyright 2019 American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data from Mineralogical Abstracts, United Kingdom, Twickenham, United Kingdom
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