2010

Stress Field of the Earth’s Crust

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-8443-0 (Print) 978-1-4020-8444-7 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. Introduction

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-13

      Introduction

  3. Definition and Terminology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 17-35

      Stress Definition

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 37-62

      Rock Fracture Criteria

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      Pages 63-87

      Rock Stress Terminology

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 89-111

      Crustal Stress Models

  4. Measuring Stress

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 113-113

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      Pages 115-129

      Physics of Stress Measurements

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      Pages 131-163

      Measuring Crustal Stress: Borehole Methods

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 165-191

      Measuring Crustal Stress: Core-Based Methods

  5. Interpreting Stress Data

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 193-193

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      Pages 195-223

      Local Stress Data

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      Pages 225-252

      Generic Stress Data

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 253-276

      Global Stress

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 277-322