A New Ecology

Written By Sven Erik Jørgensen
A New Ecology
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 August 2011
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1 reviews
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Read or download book entitled A New Ecology written by Sven Erik Jørgensen which was release on 30 August 2011, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: A New Ecology presents an ecosystem theory based on the following ecosystem properties: physical openness, ontic openness, directionality, connectivity, a complex dynamic for growth and development, and a complex dynamic response to disturbances. Each of these properties is developed in detail to show that these basic and characteristic properties can be applied to explain a wide spectrum of ecological obsevations and convections. It is also shown that the properties have application for environmental management and for assessment of ecosystem health. * Demonstrates an ecosystem theory that can be applied to explain ecological observations and rules * Presents an ecosystem theory based upon a systems approach * Discusses an ecosystem theory that is based on a few basic properties that are characteristic for ecosystmes

A New Ecology

A New Ecology
  • Author : Sven Erik Jørgensen,Brian Fath,Simone Bastianoni,Joao C. Marques,Felix Muller,S. Nors Nielsen,Bernard D. Patten,Enzo Tiezzi,Robert E. Ulanowicz
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-08-30
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
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Summary : A New Ecology presents an ecosystem theory based on the following ecosystem properties: physical openness, ontic openness, directionality, connectivity, a complex dynamic for growth and development, and a complex dynamic response to disturbances. Each of these properties is developed in detail to show that these basic and characteristic properties can ...

A New Ecology

A New Ecology
  • Author : Soeren Nors Nielsen,Brian Fath,Simone Bastianoni,Joao C. Marques,Felix Muller,Bernard D. Patten,Robert E. Ulanowicz,Enzo Tiezzi
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-08-30
  • Total pages : 270
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
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Summary : A New Ecology: Systems Perspective, Second Edition, gives an overview of the commonalities of all ecosystems from a variety of properties, including physical openness, ontic openness, directionality, connectivity, a complex dynamic for growth and development, and a complex dynamic response to disturbances. Each chapter details basic and characteristic properties that ...

The New Ecology

The New Ecology
  • Author : Oswald J. Schmitz
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-12-18
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
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Summary : Our species has transitioned from being one among millions on Earth to the species that is single-handedly transforming the entire planet to suit its own needs. In order to meet the daunting challenges of environmental sustainability in this epoch of human domination--known as the Anthropocene--ecologists have begun to think differently ...

The New Ecology of Leadership

The New Ecology of Leadership
  • Author : David K. Hurst
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
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Summary : David Hurst has a unique knowledge of organizationsÑtheir function and their failureÑboth in theory and in practice. He has spent twenty-five years as an operating manager, often in crises and turnaround conditions, and is also a widely experienced consultant, teacher, and writer on business. This book is his ...

New Ecology for Education Communication X Learning

New Ecology for Education     Communication X Learning
  • Author : Will W.K. Ma,Chi-Keung Chan,Kar-wai Tong,Heidi Fung,Cheuk Wai Rose Fong
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-05-18
  • Total pages : 295
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
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Summary : This book gathers the best papers from the HKAECT-AECT 2017 Summer International Research Symposium. Revealing the complex interactions between communication and learning, which are represented by the symbol “X” in the title, it provides a platform for knowledge exchange on the new ecology for education in the digital era. It also ...

Encyclopedia of Ecology

Encyclopedia of Ecology
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release Date : 2014-11-03
  • Total pages : 3120
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
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Summary : The groundbreaking Encyclopedia of Ecology provides an authoritative and comprehensive coverage of the complete field of ecology, from general to applied. It includes over 500 detailed entries, structured to provide the user with complete coverage of the core knowledge, accessed as intuitively as possible, and heavily cross-referenced. Written by an international ...

Human Ecology

Human Ecology
  • Author : Frederick R. Steiner
  • Publisher : Island Press
  • Release Date : 2016-02-16
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
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Summary : Humans have always been influenced by natural landscapes, and always will be—even as we create ever-larger cities and our developments fundamentally change the nature of the earth around us. In Human Ecology, noted city planner and landscape architect Frederick Steiner encourages us to consider how human cultures have been ...

The Ecology of the Self

The Ecology of the Self
  • Author : Stefan E. Hormuth
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Total pages : 218
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Summary : This 1991 book addresses the question of stability and change in our concepts of ourselves. The self is described as part of an ecological system, seen as a conjunction of other people, environments and objects. These serve as the sources and settings, instruments and symbols of social experience. The external elements ...

Guidance for Librarians Transitioning to a New Environment

Guidance for Librarians Transitioning to a New Environment
  • Author : Tina Herman Buck,Sara Duff
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-10-13
  • Total pages : 166
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
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Summary : Guidance for Librarians Transitioning to a New Environment offers practical advice for those hoping to transition into a different type or size of institution. Written by librarians who have successfully navigated such changes, the book encourages consideration of unexplored opportunities. Drawing on the authors’ own experiences, as well as surveys ...

Towards a New Environment Action Programme for Europe

Towards a New Environment Action Programme for Europe
  • Author : European Consultative Forum on the Environment and Sustainable Development
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 27
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
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Summary : Download or read online Towards a New Environment Action Programme for Europe written by European Consultative Forum on the Environment and Sustainable Development, published by which was released on 2001. Get Towards a New Environment Action Programme for Europe Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Political Ecology

Political Ecology
  • Author : David Bell,Leesa Fawcett,Roger Keil,Peter Penz
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2005-08-18
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
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Summary : Political Ecology addresses environmental issues which Innis was concerned with, from a contemporary, political economy perspective. They explore a wide range of themes and issues including: * sustainability * risk and regulation * population growth * planetary management * impact of humanity on environment * role of technology and communication. Case studies provide further insight into ...

Entrepreneurship and Regional Economic Development

Entrepreneurship and Regional Economic Development
  • Author : Henri L. F. de Groot,Peter Nijkamp,Roger Stough
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2004-01-01
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
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Summary : 'Entrepreneurship had been high on the jobs growth and economic development agendas for many years and this edited book makes an important and timely contribution to the debate. . . the book is nicely poised to bring together space, innovation and economic growth linked together with entrepreneurship. . . This book provides an excellent ...

Simulation Changes in a New Environment

Simulation Changes in a New Environment
  • Author : James L. Murphy
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Total pages : 18
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Summary : Abstract: "Computing power continues to increase while cost continues to fall. Processors are faster, memories larger, displays have higher resolution and more colors, software is more portable and machines more easily connected. This paper contrasts the computing resources available to the author in the early seventies with those of the ...

Reviewing Rethinking Returning

Reviewing  Rethinking  Returning
  • Author : Alan Wittbecker
  • Publisher : 3 Muses Books, SynGeo ArchiGraph
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 340
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
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Summary : This book reviews and recasts many popular ideas, using an ecological perspective, ecological design principles and ecological thought experiments....

Meeting the Challenge of a New Environment

Meeting the Challenge of a New Environment
  • Author : Alice Oberfield Andrews
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9780080497396
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Summary : Download or read online Meeting the Challenge of a New Environment written by Alice Oberfield Andrews, published by which was released on 1995. Get Meeting the Challenge of a New Environment Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....