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ERIC Number: EJ336592
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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The Cretaceous/Tertiary Extinction Controversy Reconsidered.
McCartney, Kevin; Nienstedt, Jeffrey
Journal of Geological Education, v34 n2 p90-94 Mar 1986
Reviews varying positions taken in the Cretaceous/Tertiary (K/Y) extinction controversy. Analyzes and contests the meteoritic impact theory known as the Alvarez Model. Presents an alternative working hypothesis explaining the K/T transition. (ML)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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