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Extinction dynamics

Russell Lande, Steinar Engen, and Bernt-Erik SÆther

in Stochastic Population Dynamics in Ecology and Conservation

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780198525257
eISBN:
9780191584930
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525257.003.0002
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

This chapter begins with a discussion of paleo-extinctions. It then discusses modern anthropogenic extinctions, diffusion approximation of stochastic dynamics, extinction trajectories in small ... More


Explanations of Species Extinction in Nineteenth-Century China and Europe

Robert B. Marks

in Encounters Old and New in World History: Essays Inspired by Jerry H. Bentley

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824865917
eISBN:
9780824875626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824865917.003.0010
Subject:
History, Historiography

This essay compares the articulation of the idea of species extinction in Europe and China. The idea of species extinction is usually assumed to have arisen first in late –eighteenth and ... More


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