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The mathematical theory of the dynamics of biological populations based on a conference organised by the Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications in association with the Institute of Biology. by Conference on the Dynamics of Biological Populations (1972 University of Oxford)

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Published by Academic Press in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Animal populations -- Mathematical models -- Congresses.,
  • Plant populations -- Mathematical models -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

StatementEdited by M. S. Bartlett [and] R. W. Hiorns.
ContributionsBartlett, M. S. ed., Hiorns, R. W., ed., Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications., Institute of Biology.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL752 .C66 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 347 p.
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5410844M
ISBN 100120798506
LC Control Number73001468

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