Glossary of Geotectonics

Benjamin Bley de Brito Neves

In this reference work are presented rigorous definitions of the main geotectonical terms, and its correspondent in English. It also includes a glossary of the terms in English and its translation to Portuguese. A work of great utility for consultation and to clarify doubts in the area of Geotectonics, besides assisting in writing and translating articles and research papers in English.

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Glossário de geotectônica
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Benjamin Bley de Brito Neves

Benjamin Bley de Brito Neves graduated in Geology in 1962 from Federal University of Pernambuco with a specialization from University of Minnesota (USA). He obtained his PhD in Geology from University of São Paulo, where he became a Full Professor in 1986. He represented Brazil in the International Geoscience Programme (IGCP), with special emphasis on his participation in the Pre-Cambrian Stratigraphy Subcommittee.

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