Tropical Rainforest Responses to Climatic Change

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ISBN: 978-3-540-23908-6 (Print) 978-3-540-48842-2 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxxii

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    Pages 1-31

    Cretaceous and Tertiary climate change and the past distribution of megathermal rainforests

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    Pages 33-54

    Andean montane forests and climate change

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    Pages 55-76

    Climate change in the lowlands of the Amazon Basin

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    Pages 77-115

    The Quaternary history of far eastern rainforests

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    Pages 117-170

    Rainforest responses to past climatic tropical Africa

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    Pages 171-192

    Tropical environmental dynamics: A modeling perspective

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    Pages 193-218

    Prehistoric human occupation and impacts on Neotropical forest landscapes during the Late Pleistocene and Early/Middle Holocene

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    Pages 219-235

    Ultraviolet insolation and the tropical rainforest: altitudinal variations, Quaternary and recent change, extinctions, and biodiversity

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    Pages 236-268

    Climate change and hydrological modes of the wet tropics

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    Pages 269-294

    Plant species diversity in Amazonian forests

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    Pages 295-316

    Nutrient-cycling and climate change in tropical forests

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    Pages 317-332

    The response of South American tropical forests to contemporary atmospheric change

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    Pages 333-349

    Ecophysiological response of lowland plants to Pleistocene climate

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    Pages 351-366

    Modeling future effects of climate change on tropical forests

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    Pages 367-378

    Conservation, climate change, and tropical forests

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 379-404