Volume 8 2007

A Changing World

Challenges for Landscape Research

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-4434-2 (Print) 978-1-4020-4436-6 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

  2. Change and Transformation: A Synthesis

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      Pages 1-4

      Change and Transformation: A Synthesis

  3. Value Systems – Major Drivers of Landscape Dynamics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-5

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      Pages 7-26

      Value Systems: Drivers of Human-landscape Interactions

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      Pages 27-34

      The Role of Value Systems in Biodiversity Research

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      Pages 35-46

      The Meaning of “Landscape” – An Exegesis of Swiss Government Texts

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      Pages 47-62

      Space and Place – Two Aspects of the Human-landscape Relationship

  4. Ecological Observations and Processes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 63-63

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      Pages 65-91

      Modern Remote Sensing for Environmental Monitoring of Landscape States and Trajectories

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      Pages 93-111

      A Large-scale, Long-term view on Collecting and Sharing Landscape Data

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      Pages 113-132

      On Selected Issues and Challenges in Dendroclimatology

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      Pages 133-144

      Using the Past to Understand the Present Land Use and Land Cover

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      Pages 145-156

      Integrating Population Genetics with Landscape Ecology to Infer Spatio-temporal Processes

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      Pages 157-174

      Landscape Permeability: From Individual Dispersal to Population Persistence

  5. Spatial Pattern Recognition, Time Series Analysis and Dynamic Modeling

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 175-175

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      Pages 177-194

      Identifying and Quantifying Landscape Patterns in Space and Time

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      Pages 195-207

      Essay on the Study of the Vegetation Process

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      Pages 209-221

      Statistical Analysis of Landscape Data: Space-for-time, Probability Surfaces and Discovering Species

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      Pages 223-247

      Memory, Non-stationarity and Trend: Analysis of Environmental Time Series

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      Pages 249-272

      Model Up-scaling in Landscape Research

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      Pages 273-296

      Dynamic Spatio-temporal Landscape Models

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 297-297