Primer of Ecological Theory

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Prentice Hall, 1998 - Science - 456 pages
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Presents an overview of ecological modeling as it relates to current ecological theory. A Primer of Ecological Theory maintains its scientific objectivity while covering the full extent of current ecological modeling theory. The book introduces the use of computer technology to ecological modeling through MATLAB. This allows all work to be verified and the skills transferred to other disciplines. A valuable resource book for ecologists, resource managers, and economists.

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Jonathan Roughgarden is highly regarded as one of the world's leading ecologists. He has spent the last twenty years developing theoretical models of evolutionary ecology. He is a member of the Departments of Biological Sciences and

Joan Roughgarden is Professor of Biology Emerita at Stanford University. She is the author of several books, including "Evolution and Christian Faith: Reflections of an Evolutionary Biologist" and "The Genial Gene: Deconstructing Darwinian Selfishness" (UC Press).

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