Title, Fundamentals of Ecology. Author, Eugene P. Odum. Edition, 2, reprint. Publisher, Saunders, Original from, the University of Michigan. Digitized, Jan. Eugene Pleasants Odum (September 17, – August 10, ) was an American biologist at the University of Georgia known for his pioneering work on ecosystem ecology. He and his brother Howard T. Odum wrote the popular ecology textbook, Fundamentals of Ecology (). Fundamentals of Ecology. Eugene P. Odum. Saunders, Philadelphia, xii + pp. Illus. $ By JOEL W. HEDGPETH. See allHide authors and.
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Dec 26, Azhar added it. He was, however, an independent thinker who was at times, gently critical of the slogans and fashionable concepts of fundamentaks environmentalist movement. However, his dedication in his book, Ecologyexpressed that his father had inspired him to “seek more harmonious relationships between man and nature”.
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Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Before Odum, the ecology of specific organisms and environments had been studied on a more limited scale within individual sub-disciplines of biology. Retrieved from ” https: Odumand older brother of the ecologist Howard T. Views Read Edit View history. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. It’s hard to read a book on environment and feel good ecoloyg most of the text just elucidate how much we have screwed up with the environment.
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Ultimately, Odum’s financial contributions were focused on not only the University of Georgia, but also the University of Virginia given his son’s faculty appointment there, and the University of North Carolina where his father was a prolific scholar. Son of the sociologist Howard W.
Fundamentals of Ecology
Eugene Pleasants Odum September 17, — August 10, was an American biologist at odmu University of Georgia known for his pioneering work on ecosystem ecology. He founded the Institute of Ecology, later named for him. Can’t say I’ve read many other Ecology textbooks, but dated though this one fundamentasl, it was still pretty readable for a textbook, introducing many core concepts of the discipline with clear examples and interesting diagrams.
This page was last edited on 12 Novemberat Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Feb 18, Soumitra Halder added it. Jun 28, PO NG rated it it was amazing. Odum seems to be more of a water ecosystem person, with what I found scant treatment of terrestrial biomes.
However, since the word which use there too scientific, as a ‘hungry’ student, I’m not satisfy. Trivia About Fundamentals of E The portions on human ecology make this book a very prescient piece of writing indeed, as it draws many analogies in nature with human societies that are far ahead of its t Can’t say I’ve read many other Ecology textbooks, but dated though this one is, it was still pretty readable for a textbook, introducing many core concepts of ceology discipline with clear examples and interesting diagrams.
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She often painted landscapes when traveling with her husband across the US and overseas.