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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Biodiversity
Author Lev eque, C.
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Author Title of a Work
Mounolou, Jean-Claude.
Publisher John Wiley & Sons,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 55143447
ISBN 0470849576 (pbk.) : 0470849568
Subjects Biological diversity ; Biodiversiteit.--gtt
Internet Access
Description Access URL
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/wiley041/2004271407.html
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Status
ELDM  QH541.15.B56L4812 2003 NHEERL/MED Library/Duluth,MN 09/29/2006
Collation xi, 284 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Originally published in French as: Biodiversite, Dynamique biologique et conservation. Includes bibliographical references ({p. {275}-279) and index.
Contents Notes
Brief history of a concept: why be concerned by biological diversity? -- Biological diversity: what do we know? -- The mechanisms at work in the diversification of life -- The species richness of natural communities as a result of equilibrium/non-equilibrium processes -- Biological diversity and the functioning of ecological systems -- The dynamics of biological diversity and the consequences of human activities -- The dynamics of biological diversity and implications for human health -- Genetic resources and biotechnology -- 'Useful" nature: the value and use of biological diversity -- The conservation of biodiversity.