ISBN : 9781632398369
Publisher : mlbooksinternational
Language : English
Category : Environmental Science
Publication Year : 2017
Price : USD 145.00
Description : This book includes some of the vital pieces of work being conducted across the world, on various topics related to paleoecology. It strives to provide a fair idea about this discipline and to help develop a better understanding of the latest advances within this field. Paleoecology refers to the study of fossils, sub-fossils, fossil organisms and their remains to examine the past ecosystem. The main aim of paleoecology is to understand the life cycle, environmental conditions, living interactions and deaths of organisms, in order to reconstruct natural environment. This book brings forth some of the most innovative concepts and elucidates the unexplored aspects of this field. For all readers who are interested in this subject, the case studies included in this text will serve as an excellent guide to develop a comprehensive understanding. It will serve as a valuable source of reference for graduate and post graduate students.
Author's Description :
Anne Offit is a senior professor in a public research university in Pennsylvania, United States and teaches courses on environmental sciences and ecology to undergraduate and graduate students. Her academic and research interests lie in biosphere and ecosystem biodiversity. She has published many scientific papers in international journals and magazines. She has also published numerous articles and book chapters in the field of environmental science. Anne has won several awards for her teaching service of over two decades.