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The Resource Introduction to Systems Ecology

Introduction to Systems Ecology

Label
Introduction to Systems Ecology
Title
Introduction to Systems Ecology
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
System Ecology: An Ecological DisciplineWhat Is Systems Ecology?The Holistic ApproachOutline of the BookPART 1Conservation of Energy and MatterThe Conservation LawsOther Thermodynamic FunctionsLiebig's Law of MinimumBioaccumulation and BiomagnificationCycling in Ecosystems and in the EcosphereEnergy Flows in EcosystemsEcosystems: Growth and DevelopmentThe Maximum Power PrincipleEmbodied Energy/EmergyEcosystem as a Biochemical ReactorTechnological and Ecological Interpretation of the ThermodynamicConcept ExergyEco-Exergy and InformationIrreversibility and Order: The Second and Third Laws of The
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jorgensen, Sven Erik
Dewey number
  • 577.8/2
  • 577.82
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Applied Ecology and Environmental Management
Series volume
v. 4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biotic communities
  • Bioenergetics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Ecology
Label
Introduction to Systems Ecology
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-296) and index
Contents
  • Front Cover; Contents; Preface; Chapter 1: Systems Ecology: An Ecological Discipline; Chapter 2: Conservation of Energy and Matter; Chapter 3: Ecosystems: Growth and Development; Chapter 4: Irreversibility and Order: The Second and Third Laws of Thermodynamics; Chapter 5: The Biochemistry of Ecosystems; Chapter 6: The Thermodynamic Interpretation of Ecosystem Growth and Development; Chapter 7: The Ecological Law of Thermodynamics; Chapter 8: Ecosystems Are Open Systems; Chapter 9: Ecosystems Have a Hierarchical Organization; Chapter 10: Ecosystems Have a High Diversity
  • Chapter 11: Ecosystems Have a High Buffer CapacityChapter 12: The Components of Ecosystems Form Ecological Networks; Chapter 13: Ecosystems Have a Very High Content of Information; Chapter 14: Ecosystems Have Emerging Holistic System Properties; Chapter 15: Application of System Ecology in Ecological Subdisciplines and Environmental Management; References; Appendix; Back Cover
Control code
ocn908077529
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (311 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780429107757
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
7146178
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)908077529
Label
Introduction to Systems Ecology
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-296) and index
Contents
  • Front Cover; Contents; Preface; Chapter 1: Systems Ecology: An Ecological Discipline; Chapter 2: Conservation of Energy and Matter; Chapter 3: Ecosystems: Growth and Development; Chapter 4: Irreversibility and Order: The Second and Third Laws of Thermodynamics; Chapter 5: The Biochemistry of Ecosystems; Chapter 6: The Thermodynamic Interpretation of Ecosystem Growth and Development; Chapter 7: The Ecological Law of Thermodynamics; Chapter 8: Ecosystems Are Open Systems; Chapter 9: Ecosystems Have a Hierarchical Organization; Chapter 10: Ecosystems Have a High Diversity
  • Chapter 11: Ecosystems Have a High Buffer CapacityChapter 12: The Components of Ecosystems Form Ecological Networks; Chapter 13: Ecosystems Have a Very High Content of Information; Chapter 14: Ecosystems Have Emerging Holistic System Properties; Chapter 15: Application of System Ecology in Ecological Subdisciplines and Environmental Management; References; Appendix; Back Cover
Control code
ocn908077529
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (311 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780429107757
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
7146178
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)908077529

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