Ecology: Individuals, Populations and Communities

Ecology: Individuals, Populations and Communities

by Michael Begon, John L. Harper, Colin R. Townsend
     
 

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This is the leading textbook of general ecology, with an unsurpassed world-wide reputation. While maintaining the basic structure of previous editions, this third edition is extensively rewritten to produce a forward-looking teaching resource that will lead the field to the end of the decade.

  • Largely rewritten and fully updated.
  • Maintains the

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This is the leading textbook of general ecology, with an unsurpassed world-wide reputation. While maintaining the basic structure of previous editions, this third edition is extensively rewritten to produce a forward-looking teaching resource that will lead the field to the end of the decade.


  • Largely rewritten and fully updated.
  • Maintains the balance between plant and animal ecology.
  • Greatly expanded coverage of applied ecology.
  • New chapter on conservation and sustainability.
  • Completely new two colour artwork.

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The new edition of a hefty text first published in 1986 reflects the increased emphasis being given in many university courses to applied issues and areas such as biodiversity, global warming, and sustainability. Coverage is in four sections on organisms, interactions, overviews, and communities. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780865428454
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/28/1996
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
1092
Product dimensions:
7.76(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

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