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By Sonia E. Sultan

ISBN-10: 019958706X

ISBN-13: 9780199587063

ISBN-10: 0199587078

ISBN-13: 9780199587070

over the last decade, advances in either molecular developmental biology and evolutionary ecology have made attainable a brand new figuring out of organisms as dynamic platforms interacting with their environments. This cutting edge e-book synthesizes a wealth of contemporary examine findings to ascertain how environments impact phenotypic expression in person organisms (ecological improvement or 'eco-devo'), and the way organisms in flip adjust their environments (niche
construction). A key argument explored in the course of the ebook is that ecological interactions in addition to normal choice are formed via those twin organism-environment results. This synthesis is very well timed as biologists search a unified modern framework during which to enquire the developmental
outcomes, ecological luck, and evolutionary customers of organisms in speedily altering environments.

Organism and atmosphere is a sophisticated textual content appropriate for graduate point scholars taking seminar classes in ecology, evolution, and developmental biology, in addition to teachers and researchers in those fields.

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