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The Ecology of Tropical East Asia

Richard T. Corlett

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780198817017
eISBN:
9780191858703
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817017.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Ecology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Tropical East Asia is home to over 1 billion people and faces massive human impacts from its rising population and rapid economic growth. It has already lost more than half of its forest cover and ... More


Introduction

David A. West

in Darwin's Man in Brazil: The Evolving Science of Fritz Müller

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813062600
eISBN:
9780813051581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062600.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

The introduction orients the reader to Darwin’s Man in Brazil and announces some strong claims supported in subsequent chapters. Its key contention is that Fritz Müller (1822–1897 was Darwin’s ... More


Contrasts

Tim Woollings

in Jet Stream: A Journey Through our Changing Climate

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780198828518
eISBN:
9780191867002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198828518.003.0004
Subject:
Physics, Geophysics, Atmospheric and Environmental Physics

The effect of the Hadley cell on regional climate is explored, in particular the dry subtropical regions where many of the world’s deserts are to be found, and the equatorial region frequented by ... More


The Ecology of Tropical East Asia

Richard T. Corlett

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199681341
eISBN:
9780191789175
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199681341.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

Tropical East Asia is home to over one billion people and faces massive human impacts from its rising population and rapid economic growth. It has already lost more than two-thirds of its forest ... More


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