The Resource How to do ecology : a concise handbook, Richard Karban, Mikaela Huntzinger, Ian S. Pearse

How to do ecology : a concise handbook, Richard Karban, Mikaela Huntzinger, Ian S. Pearse

Label
How to do ecology : a concise handbook
Title
How to do ecology
Title remainder
a concise handbook
Statement of responsibility
Richard Karban, Mikaela Huntzinger, Ian S. Pearse
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Most books and courses in ecology cover facts and concepts but don't explain how to actually do ecological research. How to Do Ecology provides nuts-and-bolts advice on organizing and conducting a successful research program. This one-of-a-kind book explains how to choose a research question and answer it through manipulative experiments and systematic observations. Because science is a social endeavor, the book provides strategies for working with other people, including professors and collaborators. It suggests effective ways to communicate your findings in the form of journal arti
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
577.072
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH541.2 .K384 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Label
How to do ecology : a concise handbook, Richard Karban, Mikaela Huntzinger, Ian S. Pearse
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-176) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; List of Boxes; Preface to the Second Edition; Introduction: The Aims of This Book; CHAPTER 1. Picking a Question; CHAPTER 2. Posing Questions (or Picking an Approach); CHAPTER 3. Using Experiments to Test Hypotheses; CHAPTER 4. Analyzing Experimental Data; CHAPTER 5. Using Surveys to Explore Patterns; CHAPTER 6. Building Your Indoor Skills; CHAPTER 7. Working with People and Getting a Job in Ecology; CHAPTER 8. Communicating What You Find; CHAPTER 9. Conclusions; Acknowledgments; References; Index
Control code
ocn879550835
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (182 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306737760
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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22573/ctt5xsm6c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b30436631
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)879550835
  • pebcl1306737761

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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