Book 1970

Introduction to the Study of Animal Populations

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ISBN: 978-0-412-11020-7 (Print) 978-1-4613-3324-1 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Theory

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      The history and scope of ecology

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      Pages 17-21

      Environment

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      Pages 22-53

      Components of environment: resources

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      Pages 54-59

      Components of environment: mates

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      Pages 60-84

      Components of environment: predators and pathogens; aggressors

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      Pages 85-128

      Components of environment: weather

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      Pages 129-132

      Components of environment: malentities

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      Pages 133-143

      Components of environment: more about the ecological web

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      Pages 144-162

      Theory: the numbers of animals in natural populations

  3. Practical course

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 163-163

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      Pages 165-219

      Methods for estimating density, patterns of distribution and dispersal in populations of animals

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      Pages 220-242

      Physiological responses to temperature

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      Pages 243-260

      Behaviour in relation to moisture and food

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 261-283