Ecology Today An Anthology of Contemporary Ecological Research


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472 pages , 1998
Contributed articles; festschrift honoring prof. P.S. Ramakrishnan.



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Fifty Years of Invasion Ecology The Legacy of Charles Elton


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456 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2011-02-23
Invasion ecology is the study of the causes and consequences of the introduction of organisms to areas outside their native range. Interest in this field has exploded in the past few decades. Explaining why and how organisms are moved around the world, how and why some become established and invade, and how best to manage invasi...[Read More]



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Behavioral Ecology and Conservation Biology


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608 pages , Oxford University Press , 1998-08-27
In just the last few years, behavioral ecologists have begun to address issues in conservation biology. This volume is the first attempt to link these disciplines formally. Here leading researchers explore current topics in conservation biology and discuss how behavioral ecology can contribute to a greater understanding of...[Read More]



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The Philosophy of Ecology From Science to Synthesis


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366 pages , University of Georgia Press , 2000
This is the first introductory anthology on the philosophy of ecology edited by an ecologist and a philosopher. It illustrates the range of philosophical approaches available to ecologists and provides a basis for understanding the thinking on which many of today's environmental ideas are founded. Collectively, these seminal...[Read More]



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The International Handbook of Political Ecology


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704 pages , Edward Elgar Publishing , 2015-08-28
The International Handbook of Political Ecology features chapters by leading scholars from around the world in a unique collection exploring the multi-disciplinary field of political ecology. This landmark volume canvasses key developments, topics, iss



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Ecology Theories and Applications


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539 pages , 1996
This overview of evolutionary, behavioural, population, community and applied ecology covers the essentials required by beginning students. This edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect recent ideas, concepts and examples. It also features greater emphasis on applied ecology.



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Models in Ecology


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160 pages , CUP Archive , 1978-11-02
This book deals with ecological models of two kinds, which both aim to understand the general properties of ecosystems: mathematical models and laboratory models.



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Why Ecology Matters


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203 pages , University of Chicago Press , 2016-05-25
Global temperatures and seawater levels rise; the world’s smallest porpoise species looms at the edge of extinction; and a tiny emerald beetle from Japan flourishes in North America—but why does it matter? Who cares? With this concise, accessible, and up-to-date book, Charles J. Krebs answers critics and enlightens...[Read More]



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The Ecology of Human Development


Published in: Google Books > Psychology > Ecology | Published on 31/Aug/2020 13:48

330 pages , Harvard University Press , 1979
To understand the way children develop, Bronfenbrenner believes that it is necessary to observe their behavior in natural settings, while they are interacting with familiar adults over prolonged periods of time. His book offers an important blueprint for constructing a new and ecologically valid psychology of development.



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Ecological Engineering Principles and Practice


Published in: Google Books > Nature > Ecology | Published on 31/Aug/2020 13:39

472 pages , CRC Press , 2003-09-25
Less expensive and more environmentally appropriate than conventional engineering approaches, constructed ecosystems are a promising technology for environmental problem solving. Undergraduates, graduate students, and working professionals need an introductory text that details the biology and ecology of this rapidly developing discipli...[Read More]



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Bayesian Methods for Ecology


Published in: Google Books > Mathematics > Ecology | Published on 31/Aug/2020 11:47

296 pages , 2007-05-07
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The Landscape Ecology of Fire


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312 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2011-01-04
Global warming is expected to change fire regimes, likely increasing the severity and extent of wildfires in many ecosystems around the world. What will be the landscape-scale effects of these altered fire regimes? Within what theoretical contexts can we accurately assess these effects? We explore the possible ef...[Read More]



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