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The Resource Complexity : the evolution of Earth's biodiversity and the future of humanity, William C. Burger

Complexity : the evolution of Earth's biodiversity and the future of humanity, William C. Burger

Label
Complexity : the evolution of Earth's biodiversity and the future of humanity
Title
Complexity
Title remainder
the evolution of Earth's biodiversity and the future of humanity
Statement of responsibility
William C. Burger
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offers an overview of evolutionary history showing that cooperation and symbiosis have played a critical role in the growing complexity of life on Earth, up to the complex human societies whose very success now threatens the biosphere
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burger, William C
Dewey number
333.95
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH541.15.B56
LC item number
B88 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biodiversity
  • Biotic communities
  • Macroecology
  • Environmental health
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biological Diversity
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Botany
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Evolution
  • Biodiversity
  • Biotic communities
  • Environmental health
  • Macroecology
  • Biodiversität
  • Evolution
Label
Complexity : the evolution of Earth's biodiversity and the future of humanity, William C. Burger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Billions of beetles -- Bacteria, eukaryotic cells, and sex -- What drives the formation of new species? -- The geography of species richness -- Patterns, hotspots, and the geography of lineages -- Sustaining local biodiversity -- The expansion of biodiversity on Planet Earth -- A world of ever-increasing complexity -- Biological complexity triumphant : the human mind -- Ever more complexity : human cultural advance -- A four-billion-year epic -- Trillions of transistors : an uncertain future
Control code
ocn946579508
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
367 pages
Isbn
9781633881938
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016007382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
12690907
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781633881938
  • (OCoLC)946579508
Label
Complexity : the evolution of Earth's biodiversity and the future of humanity, William C. Burger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Billions of beetles -- Bacteria, eukaryotic cells, and sex -- What drives the formation of new species? -- The geography of species richness -- Patterns, hotspots, and the geography of lineages -- Sustaining local biodiversity -- The expansion of biodiversity on Planet Earth -- A world of ever-increasing complexity -- Biological complexity triumphant : the human mind -- Ever more complexity : human cultural advance -- A four-billion-year epic -- Trillions of transistors : an uncertain future
Control code
ocn946579508
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
367 pages
Isbn
9781633881938
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016007382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
12690907
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781633881938
  • (OCoLC)946579508

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