Book Volume 26 1991

Plant demography in vegetation succession

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ISBN: 978-94-010-5441-6 (Print) 978-94-011-3266-4 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

  2. Theoretical and Methodical Fundamentals

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-6

      Introduction and Aim

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      Pages 7-14

      Assumptions and Terminology

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      Chapter

      Pages 15-18

      Study Area and Methodological Basis

  3. Vegetation Dynamics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 19-19

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      Chapter

      Pages 21-32

      Old and Present Diversity of the Reski Range Vegetation

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      Pages 33-37

      Sequence of Species

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      Chapter

      Pages 38-40

      Course of Secondary Succession

  4. Biological Mechanisms of Species Turnover

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 41-41

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      Chapter

      Pages 43-59

      Individual and Succession

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      Pages 60-66

      Plant Traits and Species Turnover

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      Pages 67-80

      Role of Species in the Succession Process

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      Chapter

      Pages 81-84

      Recapitulation: Succession as a Plant-by-Plant Replacement Process

  5. Plant Demography and Population Dynamics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 85-85

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      Chapter

      Pages 87-103

      Succession as the Result of Demographic Processes

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      Pages 104-117

      Reproduction and Succession

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      Pages 118-137

      Population Spatial Structure Dynamics During Succession

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      Chapter

      Pages 138-148

      Population Individual-Size Structure in Succession Processes

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      Chapter

      Pages 149-153

      Recapitulation: Population Size and Population Changes

  6. (Synthesis) Population Dynamics and Vegetation Dynamics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 155-155

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      Chapter

      Pages 157-165

      Succession: A Population Process

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      Chapter

      Pages 166-171

      Plant Strategies in Secondary Successions

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      Chapter

      Pages 172-176

      Mechanisms of Succession

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      Chapter

      Pages 177-190

      Spatial Variations

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      Chapter

      Pages 191-198

      Return of Forest in Meadows — Causes, Mechanisms, Processes

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 199-210