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Active Tectonics: Studies in Geophysics Contents     Overview and Recommendations   3 1.   Active Tectonics Along the Western Continental Margin of the Conterminous United States John C.Crowell   20 2.   Epeirogenic and Intraplate Movements Larry D.Brown and Robert E.Reilinger   30 3.   Evaluation of Active Faulting and Associated Hazards D.Burton Slemmons and Craig M.Depolo   45 4.   Active Faults Related to Folding Robert S.Yeats   63 5.   Alluvial River Response to Active Tectonics Stanley A.Schumm   80 6.   Coastal Tectonics Kenneth R.Lajoie   95 7.   Tectonic Geomorphology of Escarpments and Mountain Fronts Larry Mayer   125 8.   Investigation of Active Tectonics: Use of Surficial Earth Processes Edward A.Keller   136 9.   Seismological and Paleoseismological Techniques of Research in Active Tectonics Clarence R.Allen   148

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Active Tectonics: Studies in Geophysics 10.   Geodetic Measurement of Active-Tectonic Processes Wayne Thatcher   155 11.   Near-Field Tectonic Geodesy Arthur G.Sylvester   164 12.   Morphologic Dating and Modeling Degradation of Fault Scarps David B.Nash   181 13.   Dating Methods Kenneth L.Pierce   195 14.   Seismic Hazards: New Trends in Analysis Using Geologic Data David P.Schwartz and Kevin J.Coppersmith   215 15.   Volcanoes: Tectonic Setting and Impact on Society Donald W.Peterson   231 16.   Volcanic Hazard Assessment for Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Waste Bruce M.Crowe   247     Index   261