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Encyclopedia of ecology / editor-in-chief Sven Erik Jørgensen, associate editor-in-chief Brian Fath.

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Language:
English.
Publication date:
2008
Imprint:
1st ed. - Oxford : Elsevier, 2008.
Format:
  • Book
  • 5 v. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 29 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
  • v. 1. A-C
  • v. 2. D-F
  • v. 3. G-O
  • v. 4. P-S
  • v. 5.T-Z and index.
Publisher's Summary:
The groundbreaking "Encyclopedia of Ecology" provides an authoritative and comprehensive coverage of the complete field of ecology, from general to applied. It includes over 500 detailed entries, structured to provide the user with complete coverage of the core knowledge, accessed as intuitively as possible, and heavily cross-referenced. Written by an international team of leading experts, this revolutionary encyclopedia will serve as a one-stop-shop to concise, stand-alone articles to be used as a point of entry for undergraduate students, or as a tool for active researchers looking for the latest information in the field.Entries cover a range of topics, including: Behavioral Ecology, Ecological Processes, Ecological Modeling, Ecological Engineering, Ecological Indicators, Ecological Informatics, Ecosystems Ecotoxicology, Evolutionary Ecology, General Ecology, Global Ecology, Human Ecology and System Ecology. The article text is supported by full-color photos, drawings, tables, and other visual material. The writing level is suited to both the expert and non-expert. It will be available electronically on ScienceDirect shortly upon publication.
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Contributor:
Jørgensen, Sven Erik, 1934-
Fath, Brian D.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9780444520333
0444520333

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