Accretionary Prisms and Convergent Margin Tectonics in the Northwest Pacific Basin


ISBN: 978-90-481-8884-0 (Print) 978-90-481-8885-7 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

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    Pages 1-38

    Bending-Related Topographic Structures of the Subducting Plate in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean

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    Pages 39-52

    Erosional Subduction Zone in the Northern Japan Trench: Review of Submersible Dive Reports

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    Pages 53-73

    Boso TTT-Type Triple Junction: Formation of Miocene to Quaternary Accretionary Prisms and Present-Day Gravitational Collapse

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    Pages 75-95

    Rifting Structure of Central Izu-Ogasawara (Bonin) Arc Crust: Results of Seismic Crustal Imaging

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    Pages 97-128

    Seafloor Geology of the Basement Serpentinite Body in the Ohmachi Seamount (Izu-Bonin Arc) as Exhumed Parts of a Subduction Zone Within the Philippine Sea

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    Pages 129-147

    Petrology and Mineralogy of Mantle Peridotites from the Southern Marianas

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    Pages 149-168

    Tectonics of Unusual Crustal Accretion in the Parece Vela Basin

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    Pages 169-196

    Structural Profile and Development of the Accretionary Complex in the Nankai Trough, Southwest Japan: Results of Submersible Studies

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    Pages 197-214

    Submarine Outcrop Evidence for Transpressional Deformation Within the Nankai Accretionary Prism, Tenryu Canyon, Japan

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    Pages 215-227

    Rapid Exhumation of Subducted Sediments Along an Out-of-Sequence Thrust in the Modern Eastern Nankai Accretionary Prism

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    Pages 229-246

    Dark Bands in the Submarine Nankai Accretionary Prism – Comparisons with Miocene–Pliocene Onshore Examples from Boso Peninsula

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    Pages 247-262

    Gas Chemistry of Pore Fluids from Oomine Ridge on the Nankai Accretionary Prism

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    Pages 263-272

    Long-Term Stability of Acoustic Benchmarks Deployed on Thick Sediment for GPS/Acoustic Seafloor Positioning

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 273-277