2011

Topics in Igneous Petrology

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ISBN: 978-90-481-9599-2 (Print) 978-90-481-9600-5 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. PLUME AND HOTSPOTS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-27

      Upper Triassic Karmutsen Formation of Western Canada and Alaska: A Plume-Generated Oceanic Plateau Formed Along a Mid-Ocean Ridge Nucleated on a Late Paleozoic Active Margin

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      Pages 29-53

      Deccan Traps Flood Basalt Province: An Evaluation of the Thermochemical Plume Model

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      Pages 55-68

      A Review of the Radiometric Data Placing the Hawaiian–Emperor Bend at 50 Ma; Placing Constraints on Hypotheses Concerning the Origin of the Hawaiian–Emperor Volcanic Chain

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      Pages 69-93

      Geology, Petrology, and Geochemistry of the Basaltic Rocks of the Axum Area, Northern Ethiopia

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      Pages 95-113

      Geological and Geochemical Studies of Kolekole Cinder Cone, Southwest Rift Zone, East Maui, Hawaii

  3. SEISMIC EVIDENCES ON MAGMA GENESIS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

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      Pages 117-132

      New Seismic Evidence for the Origin of Arc and Back-Arc Magmas

  4. CONTINENTAL FLOOD BASALTS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 133-133

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      Pages 135-159

      Mineral Compositions in the Deccan Igneous Rocks of India: An Overview

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      Pages 161-180

      Recycling of Flow-Top Breccia Crusts into Molten Interiors of Flood Basalt Lava Flows: Field and Geochemical Evidence from the Deccan Traps

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      Pages 181-189

      Giant Plagioclase Basalt from Northern Part of Jhabua District, Madhya Pradesh, Central India

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      Pages 191-238

      Petrogenesis of Flood Basalts of the Narsingpur–Harrai–Amarwara–Lakhnadon Section of Eastern Deccan Province, India

  5. ARC VOLCANISM

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 239-239

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      Pages 241-273

      The Intra-oceanic Barren Island and Narcondam Arc Volcanoes, Andaman Sea: Implications for Subduction Inputs and Crustal Overprint of a Depleted Mantle Source

  6. EXTENSIONAL VOLCANICS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 275-275

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      Pages 277-317

      Polybaric Evolution of the Volcanic Rocks at Gabal Nuqara, North Eastern Desert, Egypt

  7. OPHIOLITES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 319-319

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      Pages 321-351

      Textural Fingerprints of Magmatic, Metamorphic and Sedimentary Rocks Associated with the Naga Hills Ophiolite, Northeast India

  8. CHARNOCKITES AND ANORTHOSITES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 353-353

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      Pages 355-382

      Age and Origin of the Chilka Anorthosites, Eastern Ghats, India: Implications for Massif Anorthosite Petrogenesis and Break-up of Rodinia

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      Pages 383-417

      Geochemical and Geochronological Data from Charnockites and Anorthosites from India’s Kodaikanal–Palani Massif, Southern Granulite Terrain, India

  9. MINERALOGY, MINERALIZATION AND EARTH DYNAMICS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 419-419

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      Pages 421-435

      Kimberlites, Supercontinents and Deep Earth Dynamics: Mid-Proterozoic India in Rodinia

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      Pages 437-448

      Petrological Evolution and Emplacement of Siwana and Jalor Ring Complexes of Malani Igneous Suite, Northwestern Peninsular India

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      Pages 449-473

      Occurrence and Origin of Scapolite in the Neoproterozoic Lufilian–Zambezi Belt, Zambia: Evidence/Role of Brine-Rich Fluid Infiltration During Regional Metamorphism

  10. Back Matter

    Pages 475-485