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Ecology : individuals, populations and communities

Author: Michael Begon; John L Harper; Colin R Townsend
Publisher: Malden : Blackwell Science, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd ed., reprintedView all editions and formats
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This text is revised to reflect the fundamental changes that have occurred in the teaching of ecology. In many universities, emphasis is being given to applied issues and a whole new vocabulary has  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Begon; John L Harper; Colin R Townsend
ISBN: 0632038012 9780632038015 086542845X 9780865428454 0632043938 9780632043934
OCLC Number: 441069158
Description: XII, 1068 str. : ilustr. ; 26 cm
Contents: Part I: Organisms:IntroductionThe Match between Organisms and their EnvironmentsConditionsResourcesLife and Death in Unitary and Modular OrganismsDispersal, Dispersion and Migration in Space and TimePart II: Interactions:IntroductionIntraspecific CompetitionInterspecific CompetitionThe Nature of Predation; The Behaviour of PredatorsThe Population Dynamics of PredationDecomposers and DetritivoresParasitism and DiseaseSymbiosis and MutualismPart III: Three Overviews:IntroductionLife-History VariationAbundance; Manipulating Abundance: Killing and CullingPart IV: Communities:IntroductionThe Nature of the CommunityThe Flux of Energy through CommunitiesThe Flux of Matter through CommunitiesThe Influence of Competition on Community StructureThe Influence of Predation and Disturbance on Community StructureFood WebsIslands, Areas and ColonizationPatterns in Species RichnessConservation and BiodiversityGlossaryReferencesOrganism IndexSubject Index
Responsibility: Michael Begon, John L. Harper, Colin R. Townsend.
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