Table of contents for Introduction to rock mechanics / Richard E. Goodman.

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Classification and Index Properties of Rocks.
Rock Strength and Failure Criteria.
Initial Stresses in Rocks and Their Measurement.
Planes of Weakness in Rocks.
Deformability of Rocks.
Applications of Rock Mechanics in Engineering for Underground Openings.
Applications of Rock Mechanics to Rock Slope Engineering.
Applications of Rock Mechanics to Foundation Engineering.
Answers to Problems.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Rock mechanics