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Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

ISBN 9780367366407
Published October 3, 2019 by Routledge
6792 Pages

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Book Description

The volumes in this set, originally published between 1974 and 2002, draw together research by leading academics in the area of ecology and provide a rigorous examination of related key issues. The collection examines ecology from a broad range of disciplines, from examining the economic impact of wildlife trade on ecosystems, to studies of the biodiversity of ecosystems across mountains, forests, wetlands and the arctic. The collection includes volumes across the disciplines of biology, botany, geography and sociology. The 17 books that comprise this collection include rigorous examinations into plant ecosystems, philosophy surrounding ecological scarcity, tropical environments and the relationship between ecology and society. This collection brings back into print a collection of insightful and detailed books on the diverse subject of ecology and the environment and will be a must have resource for academics and students, not only of biology and ecology, but of philosophy, sociology and economics.

Table of Contents

1. Time Resources, Society and Ecology, Tommy Carlstein

2. Paradise Lost?, Edward B Barbier, Joanne C. Burgess and Carl Folke

3. Tropical Resources, edited by Jose I. Furtado, William B. Morgan, James R. Pfafflin and Kenneth Ruddle

4. Interpretations of Calamity, edited by K. Hewitt

5. Deforestation, edited by J.Ives and D.C. Pitt

6. Arctic and Alpine Environments, edited by Jack D. Ives and Roger G. Barry

7. Mountain Biodiversity, edited by Ch. Körner and E.M. Spehn

8. Social Philosophy and Ecological Scarcity, Keekok Lee

9. Southern Forested Wetlands, edited by Michael G. Messina, William H. Conner

10. The Arctic, edited by Mark Nuttall and Terry V. Callaghan

11. Biogeographical Processes, I.G. Simmons

12. Historical Plant Geography, Philip Stott

13. Economics for the Wilds, edited by Timothy M. Swanson and Edward B. Barbier

14. Themes in Biogeography, edited by J.A. Taylor

15. The Commercial Use of Biodiversity, Kerry ten Kate and Sarah Laird

16. Terrestial Environments, J. L. Cloudsley Thompson

17. The Biogeography of the British Isles, Peter Vincent

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