402 pages , Oxford University Press , 2010 The incredible global diversity of ants, and their important ecological roles, mean that we cannot ignore the significance of ants in ecological systems. Ant Ecology takes the reader on a journey of discovery from the beginnings of ants many hundreds of thousands of years ago, through to the makings of present day distributions.
290 pages , Academic Press , 2017-02-08 Ecology and Evolution of Cancer is a timely work outlining ideas that not only represent a substantial and original contribution to the fields of evolution, ecology, and cancer, but also goes beyond by connecting the interfaces of these disciplines. This work engages the expertise of a multidisciplinary research team to collate and...[Read More]
1328 pages , Routledge , 2020-11-20 This second edition covers recent developments around the world with contributors from 33 different countries. It widens the handbook’s scope by including ecological design; consideration of cultural dimensions of the use and conservation of urban nature; the roles of government and civil society; and the continuing issues of equity ...[Read More]
172 pages , Prentice Hall , 2007 Part of Prentice Hall's Primate Field Studies series. The Behavioral Ecology of Callimicos and Tamarins in Northwestern Bolivia offers readers a scholary and relevant study of these rainforest dwellers.
162 pages , CRC Press , 2020-08-11 The aim of this comprehensively written volume is to provide a baseline of information on the normal microflora at various sites in the body. It focuses on the mouth, upper digestive tract, large intestine, skin, and urinogenital tract. Written in an easy-to-read format, this book highlights the level of detail available. For example, i...[Read More]
392 pages , Springer Verlag , 1994 Lake Plusssee is a small eutrophic kettle lake in northern Germany. Because it is sheltered and has no inflow from rivers, the Plusssee exhibits stable stratification and is especially suitable for limnological studies. This book presents the results of extensive research conducted on the ecophysiology of microorganisms - principally ba...[Read More]
208 pages , LAP Lambert Academic Publishing , 2010-08 Spiritual Ecology and Ecotheology: This work is based on a study of four contemporary Indic organisations within the purview of Hinduism in terms of their perspectives on ecological consciousness, ecological initiatives and micro and macro implications of perspectives and initiatives. The basic purpose is to see how s...[Read More]
197 pages , Peter Collin Publishing , 1988 This little dictionary of 8,500 entries includes pronunciation and definition but not derivation or usage examples. One unique feature is the frequent concise comment or quote at the end of an entry such as this comment from Green Magazine at the entry, incident: "Water pollution incidents more than doubled in England and Wales ...[Read More]
368 pages , Duke University Press , 2019-08-16 Jairus Victor Grove contends that we live in a world made by war. In Savage Ecology he offers an ecological theory of geopolitics that argues that contemporary global crises are better understood when considered within the larger history of international politics. Infusing international relations with the theoretical interve...[Read More]
2019 This is the first book to outline a basic philosophy of ecology using the standard categories of academic philosophy: metaphysics, axiology, epistemology, aesthetics, ethics, and political philosophy. The problems of global justice invariably involve ecological factors. Yet the science of ecology is itself imbued with philosophical questions. Therefore, studies in ecological justic...[Read More]
Taylor & Francis , 2017-06-26 Throughout its history, the discipline of ecology has always been profoundly entangled with the history of space and place. On the one hand, ecology is a field science that has thrived on the study of concrete spatial entities, such as islands, forests or rivers. These spaces are the workplaces in which ecological phenomena are identified, observed ...[Read More]