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Title The theory of ecology [electronic resource] / edited by Samuel M. Scheiner and Michael R. Willig.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2011.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 404 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 353-400) and index.
Contents A general theory of ecology / Samuel M. Scheiner and Michael R. Willig -- Perspectives on the role of theory in ecology -- Theory makes ecology evolve / Jurek Kolasa -- A general, unifying theory of ecology? / Jay Odenbaugh -- Constituent theories of ecology -- Foraging theory / Andrew Sih -- Ecological niche theory / Jonathan Chase -- Single species population dynamics and its theoretical underpinnings / Alan Hastings -- Natural enemy-victim interactions: do we have a unified theory yet? / Robert D. Holt -- The metacommunity concept and its theoretical underpinnings / Mathew A. Leibold -- Domain and propositions of succession theory / Steward T. A. Pickett, Scott J. Meiners, and Mary L. Cadenasso -- The equilibrium theory of island biogeography / Dov Sax and Steven D. Gaines -- Theories of ecosystem ecology / Ingrid C. Burke and William K. Lauenroth -- Perspectives on global change theory / Debra P. C. Peters, Brandon T. Bestelmeyer, and Alan K. Knapp -- A theory of ecological gradients: a framework for aligning data and models / Gordon A. Fox, Samuel M. Scheiner, and Michael R. Willig -- Biogeographical gradient theory / Robert K. Colwell -- The state of theory in ecology / Michael R. Willig and Samuel M. Scheiner.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Ecology -- Philosophy.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Scheiner, Samuel M., 1956-
Willig, Michael R.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780226736853 (cloth alk. paper)
0226736857 (cloth alk. paper)
9780226736877 (e-book)

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