More New and Used
from Private Sellers
In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 4th edition with a publication date of 5/12/2008.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
This book presents a concise but detailed exposition of the most common mathematical models in population and community ecology. It is intended to demystify ecological models and the mathematics behind them by deriving the models from first principles.
Nicholas J. Gotelli is Professor in the Department of Biology at the University of Vermont.
Table of Contents
|Exponential Population Growth||p. 1|
|Logistic Population Growth||p. 25|
|Age-Structured Population Growth||p. 49|
|Metapopulation Dynamics||p. 81|
|Island Biogeography||p. 155|
|Measuring Species Diversity||p. 203|
|Solutions to Problems||p. 237|
|Literature Cited||p. 273|
|Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.|