ISBN-10:
0521521092
ISBN-13:
9780521521093
Pub. Date:
04/01/2003
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Vertebrate Ecophysiology: An Introduction to its Principles and Applications

Vertebrate Ecophysiology: An Introduction to its Principles and Applications

by Don Bradshaw
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ISBN-13: 9780521521093
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 04/01/2003
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 300
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.51(d)

About the Author

Don Bradshaw is Professor of Zoology at The University of Western Australia, Perth.

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. Homeostasis: a fundamental organising paradigm in ecophysiology; 2. Stress - the concept and the reality; 3. Basic methods used in ecophysiological studies; 4. Turnover methodology - theory and practice; 5. Case studies of stress - incidence and intensity; 6. Survival in deserts; 7. Torpor and hibernation in cold climates; 8. Marine birds and mammals; 9. Conclusion.

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