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Conservation Biology

For the Coming Decade

Editors: Fiedler, Peggy L., Kareiva, Peter M. (Eds.)

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Reflecting a new generation of conservation biologists' upper-division and graduate level conservation biology courses, as well as for individual reference, this book incorporates a number of new authors and additional chapters, covering all aspects of one of the most dynamic areas in the life sciences. Containing ten additional chapters, it includes such timely topics as ecosystem management and the economics of conservation.

Table of contents (23 chapters)

Table of contents (23 chapters)
  • The Analysis of Population Persistence: An Outlook on the Practice of Viability Analysis

    Pages 4-27

    Groom, Martha J. (et al.)

  • Rare Plant Demography: Lessons from the Mariposa Lilies (Calochortus: Liliaceae)

    Pages 28-48

    Fiedler, Peggy L. (et al.)

  • Evaluating Extinction Risks in Plant Populations

    Pages 49-65

    Menges, Eric S.

  • Physical Effects of Habitat Fragmentation

    Pages 66-79

    Freidenburg, Lauri K.

  • Reintroduction of Rare Plants: Genetics, Demography, and the Role of Ex Situ Conservation Methods

    Pages 80-108

    Guerrant, Edward O., Jr. (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Conservation Biology
Book Subtitle
For the Coming Decade
Editors
  • Peggy L. Fiedler
  • Peter M. Kareiva
Copyright
1998
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-1-4757-2880-4
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4757-2880-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-412-09651-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 534
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