Ecology, Community and Lifestyle Outline of an Ecosophy

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223 pages , Cambridge University Press , 1990-10-26
Ecology, Community and Lifestyle is a revised and expanded translation of Naess' book Okologi, Samfunn og Livsstil, which sets out the author's thinking on the relevance of philosophy to the problems of environmental degradation and the rethinking of the relationship between mankind and nature. The text has been thoroug...[Read More]

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Ecology The Experimental Analysis of Distribution and Abundance

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801 pages , HarperCollins Publishers , 1994
Now in its fourth edition, this text continues to present ecology as a series of problems for students to analyze critically. The author emphasizes the role of experiments in testing ecological ideas, discusses many contemporary, controversial problems, and explains all mathematical concepts of ecology and reinforces concepts w...[Read More]

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Principles of Terrestrial Ecosystem Ecology

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436 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2002-08-12
Features review questions at the end of each chapter; Includes suggestions for recommended reading; Provides a glossary of ecological terms; Has a wide audience as a textbook for advanced undergraduate students, graduate students and as a reference for practicing scientists from a wide array of disciplines

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Conceptual Issues in Ecology

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374 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 1982-06-30
In this collection of essays, some of the leading ecologists and philosophers discuss the foundations of ecology and evolutionary biology. While large scale philosophical convictions and attitudes often direct the theorist's line of concrete action in data collection and in theory information, the founda tional c...[Read More]

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Human Ecology Basic Concepts for Sustainable Development

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238 pages , Earthscan , 2001
'The scope and clarity of this book make it accessible and informative to a wide readership. Its messages should be an essential component of the education for all students from secondary school to university... [It] provides a clear and comprehensible account of concepts that can be applied in our individual and collective lives to pursue th...[Read More]

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Ecosystem Ecology

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521 pages , Academic Press , 2009-07-25
Jorgensen's Ecosystem Ecology provides a thorough and comprehensive overview of the world’s aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems. This derivative volume based on the best-selling Encyclopedia of Ecology (published 2008) is the only book currently published that provides an overview of the world’s ecosystems in a concise format. P...[Read More]

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The Ecology of the Ancient Greek World

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588 pages , Cornell University Press , 1991
A pioneering study in historical population biology, this book offers the first comprehensive ecological history of the ancient Greek world. It proposes a new model for treating the relationship between the population and the land, centering on the distribution and abundance of living organisms.

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Political Ecology An Integrative Approach to Geography and Environment-development Studies

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310 pages , Guilford Press , 2003-09-24
This volume offers a unique, integrative perspective on the political and ecological processes shaping landscapes and resource use across the global North and South. Twelve carefully selected case studies demonstrate how contemporary geographical theories and methods can contribute to understanding key environment-and-development i...[Read More]

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Patterns in Freshwater Fish Ecology

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756 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 1998-01-31
This book is about freshwater fish in streams, lakes, reservoirs, and special habitats around the world. It addresses approximately twenty major topics in freshwater fish ecology in a format suitable for use in graduate-level courses. The book focuses on basic ecology and contains much data from fisheries ecology...[Read More]

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Examining Ecology Exercises in Environmental Biology and Conservation

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414 pages , Academic Press , 2017-11-27
Examining Ecology: Exercises in Environmental Biology and Conservation explains foundational ecological principles using a hands-on approach that features analyzing data, drawing graphs, and undertaking practical exercises that simulate field work. The book provides students and lecturers with real life examples to demonstrate basi...[Read More]

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Cephalopods Ecology and Fisheries

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464 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2008-04-15
Squid, cuttlefish and octopuses, which form the marine mollusc group the cephalopods, are of great and increasing interest to marine biologists, physiologists, ecologists, environmental biologists and fisheries scientists. Cephalopods: ecology and fisheries is a thorough review of this most important animal group. The first intr...[Read More]

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Imperial Ecology

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343 pages , Harvard University Press , 2001
Aelian's Historical Miscellany is a pleasurable example of light reading for Romans of the early third century. Offering engaging anecdotes about historical figures, retellings of legendary events, and descriptive pieces - in sum: amusement, information, and variety - Aelian's collection of nuggets and narratives could be enjoy...[Read More]

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