Size, Function, and Life History by William A. Calder
Size, Function, and Life History
Author: William A. Calder
Title: Size, Function, and Life History
ISBN10: 0674810708
ISBN13: 978-0674810709
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
Publisher: Harvard University Press (January 1, 1984)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1535 kb
Size epub: 1334 kb
Rating: 4.1 ✪
Votes: 464
Category: Science & Math
Subcategory: Biological Sciences
Superb reference, crammed with equations, references and facts, demonstrates the value of allometric correlations as an analytical tool. Provocative search for patterns that can unify the biology of disparate disciplines, trigger new research, and find applications in fields ranging from paleoecology and sociobiology to pharmacology and prosthetics. New Introduction. Appendixes. References. 49 illustrations.