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An Entangled Bank: The Origins of Ecosystem Ecology

By: Joel B Hagen

245 pages, B/w photos, figs

Rutgers University Press

Paperback | Oct 1992 | #25832 | ISBN: 0813518245
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Hardback | Oct 1992 | #23652 | ISBN: 0813518237
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About this book

Traces the concept of ecosystem from its beginning, in Darwin's compelling images of "an entangled bank" of plants and animals living beside a river in a complex web of interdependence, to the present. Hagen pays special tribute to the British and American ecologists - Tansley, Frederic Clements, Charles Elton, G. Evelyn Hutchinson, Eugene and Howard Odum - whose research, debates, and students shaped the discipline over the course of a century.


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