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Published: 15 September 2011

296 Pages | 70 illustrations

9.5 x 6.6 inches

ISBN: 9780198568803

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Pillars of Evolution

Fundamental principles of the eco-evolutionary process

Douglas W. Morris and Per Lundberg

  • Provides a novel and compelling argument for evolutionary biology as a predictive science
  • Each chapter develops the requisite theory and reviews cogent examples of the six core themes (pillars) that comprise the eco-evolutionary process: mechanics, function, structure, scale, dynamics, and adaptation
  • General principles are highlighted, footnotes define key terms, and boxes simplify difficult concepts; all of which allow readers to review content easily

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