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Title The ecology of wildlife diseases / edited by Peter J. Hudson ... [and others]
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2002


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  571.91 Hud/Eow  DUE 30-06-20
Description xii, 197 pages, 2 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1 Ecology of wildlife diseases 1 -- P J. Hudson, A. P. Rizzoli, B. T. Grenfell, J. A. P. Heesterbeek, -- and A. P. Dobson -- 2 Heterogeneities in macroparasite infections: patterns and processes 6 -- K. Wilson, O. N. Bjornstad, A. P. Dobson, S. Merler, G. Poglayen, -- S. E. Randolph, A. F. Read, and A. Skorping -- 3 Parasites and host population dynamics 45 -- D. M. Tompkins, A. P. Dobson, P. Arneberg, M. E. Begon, I. M. Cattadori, -- J. V. Greenman, J. A. P. Heesterbeek, P. J. Hudson, D. Newborn, A. Pugliese, -- A. P. Rizzoli, R. Rosa, F. Rosso, and K. Wilson -- 4 Parasite community ecology and biodiversity 63 -- M. G. Roberts, A. P. Dobson, P. Arneberg, G. A. de Leo, R. C. Krecek, -- M. T. Manfredi, P. Lanfranchi, and E. Zaffaroni -- 5 Microparasite transmission and persistence 83 -- J. Swinton, M. E. J. Woolhouse, M. E. Begon, A. P. Dobson, E. Ferroglio, -- B. T. Grenfell, V Guberti, R. S. Hails, J. A. P. Heesterbeek, A. Lavazza, -- M. G. Roberts, P. J. White, and K. Wilson -- 6 Spatial aspects of disease dynamics 102 -- G. R. Hess, S. E. Randolph, P. Arneberg, C. Chemini, C. Furlanello, -- J. Harwood, M. G. Roberts, and J. Swinton -- 7 The ecology of tick-borne infections in wildlife reservoirs 119 -- S. E. Randolph, C. Chemini, C. Furlanello, C. Genchi, R. S. Hails, P. J. Hudson, -- L. D. Jones, G. Medley, R. A. Norman, A. P. Rizzoli, G. Smith, and -- M. E. J. Woolhouse -- 8 The role of pathogens in biological conservation 139 -- S. Cleaveland, G. R. Hess, A. P. Dobson, M. K. Laurenson, H. I. McCallum, -- M. G. Roberts, and R. Woodroffe -- 9 Visions for future research in wildlife epidemiology 151 -- B. T. Grenfell, W. Amos, P. Areberg, O. N. Bj0rnstad, J. V. Greenman, -- J. Harwood, P. Lanfranchi, A. R. McLean, R. A. Norman, A. F. Read, -- and A. Skorping
Analysis Animal diseases
Notes Conference held at the Centro di Ecologia Alpina, Trento, Italy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Animals as carriers of disease -- Congresses.
Wildlife diseases.
Animal ecology -- Congresses.
Wildlife diseases -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Hudson, Peter J.
LC no. 2001036223
ISBN 0198506201 hardback
0198506198 paperback
Other Titles Wildlife diseases