Item Details

Print View

Organism and Environment: Ecological Development, Niche Construction, and Adaption

Sonia E. Sultan (Department of Biology and Program in Environmental Studies, Wesleyan University)
Format
Book
Published
Oxford, United Kingdom ; New York, NY, United States of America : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Edition
First edition
Language
English
Variant Title
Organism & environment
ISBN
019958706X, 9780199587063, 9780199587070, 0199587078
Contents
  • The environmental context of development
  • The organism-environment relationship : ecological niches, adaptation, eco-devo, and niche construction
  • Mechanisms of plasticity : eco-devo pathways as environmental cue and response systems
  • Ecological development as niche construction : how plasticity shapes the environment and organism experiences
  • Habitat construction and functional feedbacks : how organisms modify their external conditions
  • Community-level consequences of habitat construction and eco-devo responses
  • Natural selection in the light of the organism-environment relationship
  • Epilogue. Research directions and real-world challenges.
Description
xiv, 220 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-214) and index.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

    LEADER 02479cam a2200541 i 4500
    001 u6681103
    003 SIRSI
    005 20160208105309.0
    008 150914t20152015enkaf b 001 0 eng d
    010
      
      
    a| 2015943404
    020
      
      
    a| 019958706X q| (pbk.)
    020
      
      
    a| 9780199587063 q| (pbk.)
    020
      
      
    a| 9780199587070 q| (hbk.)
    020
      
      
    a| 0199587078 q| (hbk.)
    020
      
      
    z| 9780199587063 q| (eBook)
    035
      
      
    a| (OCoLC)921161440
    040
      
      
    a| YDXCP b| eng e| rda c| YDXCP d| MOA d| EQO d| OCLCF d| AGL d| CDX
    050
      
    4
    a| QH541 b| .S83 2015
    070
    0
      
    a| QH541 b| .S85 2015
    082
    0
    4
    a| 577 2| 23
    100
    1
      
    a| Sultan, Sonia E., e| author.
    245
    1
    0
    a| Organism and environment : b| ecological development, niche construction, and adaption / c| Sonia E. Sultan (Department of Biology and Program in Environmental Studies, Wesleyan University).
    246
    1
    4
    a| Organism & environment
    250
      
      
    a| First edition.
    264
      
    1
    a| Oxford, United Kingdom ; a| New York, NY, United States of America : b| Oxford University Press, c| 2015.
    264
      
    4
    c| ©2015
    300
      
      
    a| xiv, 220 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : b| illustrations (some color) ; c| 25 cm
    336
      
      
    a| text b| txt 2| rdacontent
    337
      
      
    a| unmediated b| n 2| rdamedia
    338
      
      
    a| volume b| nc 2| rdacarrier
    504
      
      
    a| Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-214) and index.
    505
    0
      
    a| The environmental context of development -- The organism-environment relationship : ecological niches, adaptation, eco-devo, and niche construction -- Mechanisms of plasticity : eco-devo pathways as environmental cue and response systems -- Ecological development as niche construction : how plasticity shapes the environment and organism experiences -- Habitat construction and functional feedbacks : how organisms modify their external conditions -- Community-level consequences of habitat construction and eco-devo responses -- Natural selection in the light of the organism-environment relationship -- Epilogue. Research directions and real-world challenges.
    650
      
    0
    a| Ecology.
    650
      
    0
    a| Developmental biology.
    650
      
    0
    a| Adaptation (Biology)
    650
      
    0
    a| Niche (Ecology)
    650
      
    0
    a| Evolution (Biology)
    596
      
      
    a| 5
    999
      
      
    a| QH541 .S83 2015 w| LC i| X031734601 l| STACKS m| SCI-ENG t| BOOK
▾See more
▴See less

Availability

Google Preview

Google Books Preview
Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Brown Science and Engineering Stacks N/A Available