open.conted.ox.ac.uk (beta)

Open Educational Resources

Seismology & tectonics

Here you will find all the resources identified by our tutors as useful for the study of this subject, arranged in ascending alphabetical order. Browse the tiles and descriptions to discover if there are any resources of interest to you, or click on any of the keywords to see resources sorted by more in-depth topics.

Seismology & tectonics (F681): The study of the processes affecting the large-scale movement and deformation of the Earth's crust. Includes orogenesis, faulting, earthquakes and seismicity, neotectonics and the tectonic control of sedimentation.

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1
Typesort descending Title Description Keywords Full details
Link INUNDATION OF ATALANTE (426 BCE) - DISCUSSION

Strabo and Diodorus Siculus mention tsunamigenic earthquakes in the region of Atalante, with the former basing his account on a lost catalogue of...

Plato, Atlantis, Atalante, Earthquakes, Tsunami, Thucydides view
Subscribe to Seismology & tectonics