Ecology

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ISBN:

9781605357973

Publication date:

29/06/2018

Paperback

744 pages

Price: 6100.00 INR

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ISBN:

9781605357973

Publication date:

29/06/2018

Paperback

744 pages

Fourth Edition

William D. Bowman, Sally D. Hacker & Michael L. Cain

The new fourth edition of Ecology maintains its focus on providing an easy-to-read and well-organized text for instructors and students to explore the basics of ecology. This edition also continues with an increasing emphasis on enhancing student quantitative and problem-solving skills.

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Fourth Edition

William D. Bowman, Sally D. Hacker & Michael L. Cain

Fourth Edition

William D. Bowman, Sally D. Hacker & Michael L. Cain

Table of contents

  1. The Web of Life
UNIT 1. ORGANISMS AND THEIR ENVIRONMENT
  1. The Physical Environment
  2. The Biosphere
  3. Coping with Environmental Variation: Temperature and Water
  4. Coping with Environmental Variation: Energy
UNIT 2. EVOLUTIONARY ECOLOGY
  1. Evolution and Ecology
  2. Life History
  3. Behavioral Ecology
UNIT 3. POPULATIONS
  1. Population Distribution and Abundance
  2. Population Growth and Regulation
  3. Population Dynamics
UNIT 4. SPECIES INTERACTIONS
  1. Predation
  2. Parasitism
  3. Competition
  4. Mutualism and Commensalism
UNIT 5. COMMUNITIES
  1. The Nature of Communities
  2. Change in Communities
  3. Biogeography
  4. Species Diversity in Communities
UNIT 6. ECOSYSTEMS
  1. Production
  2. Energy Flow and Food Webs
  3. Nutrient Supply and Cycling
UNIT 7. APPLIED AND LARGE-SCALE ECOLOGY
  1. Conservation Biology
  2. Landscape Ecology and Ecosystem Management
  3. Global Ecology

Fourth Edition

William D. Bowman, Sally D. Hacker & Michael L. Cain

Features

  • A new Hone Your Problem-Solving Skills series has been added to the set of review questions at the end of each chapter
  • Additional Analyzing Data exercises on the Companion Website
  • More Climate Change Connections vignettes
  • Revised and strengthened key pedagogical features


Online Resources For Instructors
  • Instructor's Resource Library that includes Figures & Tables, PowerPoint Resources, Hands-On Problem-Solving Exercises, and answers to Analyzing Data Exercises
  • Test Bank
  • Online Quizzing
For Students
  • Companion Website that includes Chapter Outlines and Summaries, Hands-On Problem Solving Exercises, Analyzing Data Exercises, Climate Change Connections, Web Extensions, Online Quizzes, Web Stats Review, Flashcards, Suggested Readings, and Glossary

Fourth Edition

William D. Bowman, Sally D. Hacker & Michael L. Cain

Fourth Edition

William D. Bowman, Sally D. Hacker & Michael L. Cain

Table of contents

  1. The Web of Life
UNIT 1. ORGANISMS AND THEIR ENVIRONMENT
  1. The Physical Environment
  2. The Biosphere
  3. Coping with Environmental Variation: Temperature and Water
  4. Coping with Environmental Variation: Energy
UNIT 2. EVOLUTIONARY ECOLOGY
  1. Evolution and Ecology
  2. Life History
  3. Behavioral Ecology
UNIT 3. POPULATIONS
  1. Population Distribution and Abundance
  2. Population Growth and Regulation
  3. Population Dynamics
UNIT 4. SPECIES INTERACTIONS
  1. Predation
  2. Parasitism
  3. Competition
  4. Mutualism and Commensalism
UNIT 5. COMMUNITIES
  1. The Nature of Communities
  2. Change in Communities
  3. Biogeography
  4. Species Diversity in Communities
UNIT 6. ECOSYSTEMS
  1. Production
  2. Energy Flow and Food Webs
  3. Nutrient Supply and Cycling
UNIT 7. APPLIED AND LARGE-SCALE ECOLOGY
  1. Conservation Biology
  2. Landscape Ecology and Ecosystem Management
  3. Global Ecology

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