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Biodiversity in Heterogeneous and Dynamic Landscapes

Clélia Sirami.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online July 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Environmentalist Thought and Ideology (Environmental Science); Ecology and Conservation. 13765 words.

Although the concept of biodiversity emerged 30 years ago, patterns and processes influencing ecological diversity have been studied for more than a century. Historically, ecological...

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Environmental Accounting

Jean Louis Weber.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

Article. Subjects: Research Methods in Life Sciences; Environmentalist Thought and Ideology (Environmental Science). 493 words.

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Hunter-Gatherer Economies in the Old World and New World

Christopher Morgan, Shannon Tushingham, Raven Garvey, Loukas Barton and Robert Bettinger.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Environmentalist Thought and Ideology (Environmental Science); Ecology and Conservation; Agriculture and Farming. 16486 words.

At the global scale, conceptions of hunter-gatherer economies have changed considerably over time and these changes were strongly affected by larger trends in Western history, philosophy,...

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Material and Energy Flow Analysis

Vincent Moreau and Guillaume Massard.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Environmentalist Thought and Ideology (Environmental Science); Research Methods in Life Sciences. 9523 words.

The concept of metabolism takes root in biology and ecology as a systematic way to account for material flows in organisms and ecosystems. Early applications of the concept attempted to...

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Sentinel Species of Marine Ecosystems

Maria Cristina Fossi and Cristina Panti.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online July 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Environmentalist Thought and Ideology (Environmental Science); Ecology and Conservation; Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Environmental Science). 11445 words.

A vigorous effort to identify and study sentinel species of marine ecosystem in the world’s oceans has developed over the past 50 years. The One Health concept recognizes that the health of...

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