Reading Ecology, The Ascendent Perspective Author Robert E Ulanowicz Oknalubliniec.eu Ecology, The Ascendent Perspective Provides An Entirely Fresh View Of The Origins Of Organization In Living Systems Writing For Theoretical Ecologists, Biologists, And Philosophers Of Science, Robert Ulanowicz Mounts A Powerful Challenge To Prevailing Mechanistic Paradigms Of Ecology Ecology, Ulanowicz Argues, Needs A Robust Central Paradigm, And This Book Presents One Derived From Current Work In Information Theory, Ecosystem Energetics, And Complexity Theory The Result Is A Theoretical And Empirical Tool Kit Better Able To Measure The Developmental Status Of Any Living Community Ranging Widely To Explore Critical Issues In The History Of Science Order, Causality, Progress, Laws The Book Sets Forth A Coherent Theoretical Framework For Ecology A Challenge To Existing Newtonian And Darwinian Paradigms, Ecology, The Ascendent Perspective Demonstrates That A Theoretically Reshaped Science Of Ecology, Better Suited To Portraying The Dynamics Of The Natural World, Can Be A Effective Means Of Ensuring Its Health.
Robert Edward Ulanowicz is an American theoretical ecologist and philosopher of Polish descent who is best known for his search for a unified theory of ecology.He was born September 17, 1943 in Balti, Maryland.He served as Professor of Theoretical Ecology at the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science s Chesapeake Biological Laboratory in Solomons, Maryland until his retirement
- 222 pages
- Ecology, the Ascendent Perspective
- Robert E. Ulanowicz
- 22 December 2017 Robert E. Ulanowicz