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Title Resilience and the behavior of large scale systems [electronic resource] / edited by Lance H. Gunderson and Lowell Pritchard Jr.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Island Press, ©2002.

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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 287 pages) : illustrations.
Series SCOPE ; 60
SCOPE report ; 60.
Note "A project of SCOPE, the Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment, of the International Council for Science."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Resilience of large-scale resource systems / Lance H. Gunderson [and others] -- Models and metaphors of sustainability, stability, and resilience / Donald Ludwig, Brian H. Walker, and C.S. Holling -- Resilience and the restoration of lakes / Stephen R. Carpenter and Kathryn L. Cottingham -- The Baltic Sea: reversibly unstable or irreversibly stable? / Bengt-Owe Jansson and AnnMari Jansson -- Resilience of coral reefs / Tim R. McClanahan, Nicholas V.C. Polunin, and Terry J. Done -- Resilience in wet landscapes of Southern Florida / Lance H. Gunderson and Carl J. Walters -- Ecological resilience in grazed rangelands: a generic case study / Brian H. Walker -- Resilience of tropical wet and dry forests in Puerto Rico / Ariel Lugo [and others] -- Forest dynamics in the Southeastern United States: managing multiple stable states / Garry D. Peterson -- A summary and synthesis of resilience in large-scale systems / Lance H. Gunderson [and others].
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Ecology.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on.
Sustainable development.
Social ecology.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Gunderson, Lance H.
Pritchard, Lowell.
International Council of Scientific Unions. Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment.
Other Form: Print version: Resilience and the behavior of large scale systems. Washington, D.C. : Island Press, ©2002 (DLC) 2002010630 (OCoLC)50143751
ISBN 1559639709 (cloth : recycled, acid-free paper)
9781559639705 (cloth : recycled, acid-free paper)
1559639717 (pbk. : recycled, acid-free paper)
9781559639712 (pbk. : recycled, acid-free paper)