Oceanography; invited lectures presented at the International Oceanographic Congress held in New York, 31 August-12 September 1959. Edited by Mary Sears.

; Sears, Mary, editor
Washington, 1961.

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Other Authors Sears, Mary,
Subjects Marine Biology -- Congresses.
Oceanography -- Congresses.
Océanographie -- Congrès.
Series Publication (American Association for the Advancement of Science) ; no. 67.
Description xi, 654 pages illustrations, charts, maps 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1961.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents Shape and structure of ocean basins / Maurice Ewing and Mark Landisman -- Forces and processes at work in ocean basins / E.C. Bullard -- Stratigraphy of the deep-sea floor / Edwin L. Hamilton -- The biologist poses some problems / G.E. Hutchinson -- Origin of life on the shores of the ocean : physical and chemical conditions determining first appearance of biological processes / J.D. Bernal -- Origin of life in the oceans / A.I. Oparin -- Geological record on the ocean floor / Gustaf Arrhenius -- Paleobiogeography of the marine realm / Preston E. Cloud, Jr. -- Biogeographical boundaries : the shapes of distributions / R.S. Glover -- Evolution in the deep seas / G.S. Carter -- The role of ethology in oceanography / H.O. Bull -- Physiological significance of light in marine ecosystems / Hermann Friedrich -- Cultivation of marine organisms as a means of understanding environmental influences on populations / Trygve Braarud -- Geochemistry and physics of ocean circulation / W.S. Broecker [and others] -- Certain quantitative characteristics of the pelagic and bottom life of the ocean / L.A. Zenkevitch -- Turbulent transport / W.V.R. Malkus -- Pelagic sediments / M.N. Bramlette -- Geochemistry of radioactive elements in the ocean and the chronology of deep-sea sediments / Edgard E. Picciotto -- Abyssal benthic organisms : nature, origin, distribution, and influence on sedimentation / Anton F. Bruun and Torben Wolff -- Coupling between sea and air / Pierre Welander -- The exchange of matter between atmosphere and sea / Erik Eriksson -- An estuarine model of the sub-Arctic Pacific Ocean / J.P. Tully and F.G. Barber -- Length of pelagic life in marine bottom invertebrates as related to larval transport by ocean currents / Gunnar Thorson -- Problems of epicontinental sedimentation / P.H. Kuenen -- Interrelationships between aquatic organisms mediated by external metabolites / C.E. Lucas -- Primary production / John H. Steele -- The balance between living and dead matter in the oceans / Johannes Krey -- The physical chemistry of sea water / Lars Gunnar Sillén -- Chemistry in the oceans / Edward D. Goldberg -- Vertical and horizontal movements in the ocean / L.H.N. Cooper.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)880918
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