Biodiversity change and human health : from ecosystem services to spread of disease

Series
Published
  • Washington, D.C. : Island Press c2009
Physical description
1 online resource (320 p.)
ISBN
  • 1-61091-125-3
Notes
  • "A project of SCOPE, the Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment, and DIVERSTAS, an international programme of biodiversity science, of the International Council for Science."
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
  • Original electronic resource Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary,
  • Available in electronic full text to members of the University via the Library web catalogue.
  • Ebrary eBook
Contents
  • pt. 1. Biodiversity and human health : synergisms, trade-offs, and road maps for the future -- pt. 2. Biodiversity and quality of life : beyond physical health -- pt. 3. Decay of ecosystem services following biodiversity change, and consequent impacts on human health -- pt. 4. Biodiversity change and the spread of infectious diseases -- pt. 5. Biodiversity as a resource for medicine.
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Genre
  • Electronic books.
  • text
Language
  • English
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