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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Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Odum adopted and developed further the term ” ecosystem “. Weppiah Francis rated it it was amazing Sep 20, The Odum brothers’ book first edition,Fundamentals of Ecologywas the only textbook in the field for about ten years. He and his brother Howard T. His research included studying chickadees and—more important for his future as an ecologist—inventorying the plants and preparing a habitat map.
Thonilyn Ferzales rated fundamenyals it was amazing Jan 31, Sep 16, Uswatun Khasanah added it. Odum seems to be more of a water ecosystem person, with what I found scant treatment of terrestrial biomes.
Martha Ann Odum joined her husband in Rensselaerville, where he continued to work at the Huyck Preserve.
The text retains its classic holistic approach to ecosystem science, but incorporates and integrates an evolutionary approach as well.
But this book just as the title suggests, teaches about the fundamentals of what is ecology and how it functions. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Return to Book Page. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Wugene Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Odum and Martha Ann Huff, whom he had met as a student, married at her home in Wilmette, Illinoison November 18, To view it, click here.
Also, a final chapter entitled “Statistical Thinking for Students of Ecology” provides a quantitative synthesis to the field of statistics. I’ve heard about this book a lot. Views Read Edit View history. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Fundamentals of Ecology by Eugene P. The portions on human ecology make this book a very prescient piece of writing indeed, as it draws many analogies in nature with human oof 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 the discipline with clear examples and interesting diagrams.
Retrieved from ” https: I used to study this book during my College days. He would often show friends and colleagues hand sketched plans for his vision of this green community. She often painted landscapes when traveling with her husband across the US and overseas. Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: Although sometimes said to have been coined by Raymond Lindeman inthe term “ecosystem” first appeared in a publication by the British ecologistArthur Tansley and had in been coined by Tansley’s colleague, Roy Clapham.
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Aug 26, Monika rated it it was amazing. Archived from the original on January 9, Bywhen the first Earth Day was organized, Odum’s conception of the living Earth as a global set of interlaced ecosystems became one of the key insights of the environmental movement that has since spread through the world.
Their son William died young, in his 40s, but had already made important contributions to science while a faculty member at the University of Virginia. Kirti Singh rated it it was amazing May 31, Niranjan Gyanchandani rated it it was amazing Mar 27, Feb 18, Soumitra Halder added it. Get to Know Us. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.
Neha Thakur rated it liked it Aug 12, An example of this would be the industrial production of ammonia Haber-Bosch process which is now seriously affecting the nitrogen cycle of the environment and whose consequences would make a great impact upon humanity in the long-run once it was hailed as the best ever scientific contribution. The late Eugene Odum was a pioneer in systems ecology and is credited with bringing ecosystems into the mainstream public consciousness as well as into introductory college instruction.
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Odum credited his father for imparting a holistic approach to exploring subjects. This page was last edited on 12 Novemberat If you are a seller for this product, would you like to rugene updates through seller support? Ultimately, his wealth—partly the product of book royalties—benefited those institutions that he respected.