Factorial ecology

by Wayne Kenneth David Davies

Publisher: Gower in Aldershot, Hants

Written in English
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  • Human ecology -- Statistical methods.,
  • Factor analysis.,
  • Human geography -- Statistical methods.

Edition Notes

StatementWayne K.D. Davies.
LC ClassificationsGF23.M35 D38 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 409 p. :
Number of Pages409
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3178079M
ISBN 100566005999
LC Control Number83020617

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Edition Notes Bibliography: p. Pages: (). Factorial Ecology: An Extended Definition, Survey, and Critique of the Field. Economic Geography: Vol. 47, COMPARATIVE FACTORIAL ECOLOGY, pp. The investigation of urban spatial structure by factor analysis. The classic study is Murdie's () U. Chicago Res.

Paper For the problems associated with factorial ecology, see Martinez-Martin () ITC Diss. Series44–5. From: factorial ecology in A Dictionary of Geography».

ABSTRACT In the factorial ecology of American cities, the labels “socioeconomic status'’and “life cycle'’have been given to the two principal axes on the basis of several consistently related variables.

If the general use of these names implies recurring processes of housing choice and city growth, which result in the observed residential patterns, then all variables related to these. FACTORIAL ECOLOGY AND THE COMMUNITY OF OUTLOOK ∗ ∗ I would like to express my thanks to Fred E.

Lukermann, John S. Adams, and Douglas J. Caruso for their advice and criticism; to the students in geography at Normandale State Junior College who helped carry out the survey, especially Elizabeth Jungels, Jonette Kreidweis, and Mary Vavrosky; to Richard V.

Studies in factorial ecology have typically used the principal factor procedure coupled with varimax rotation. Since it can be shown that the results one obtains vary according to the factor and rotation models he employs, and since there is no one “best” way of obtaining initial and derived factor solutions, it is proposed that future research in the area adopt an approach involving the.

This book is divided into four parts– Basic ecology (The Environment, Ecosystem Ecology, Population Ecology and Community Ecology), Biodiversity, Pollution and Climate change. Factorial Ecology 7 3. Factor Analysis in Human Ecology and Geography 8 4. Factor Analysis and the Synthesis of Data Sets 10 5.

Factor Analysis and Scientific Explanation 19 6. Major Objectives of the Factorial Approach 27 CHAPTER II BASIC PRINCIPLES OF FACTOR ANALYSIS 30 1. The Geometrical Basis of Factor Analysis factorial ecology is one of validity, that is, external consistency (Hunter, ). The techniques pre-dominantly utilized in social area analysis have been those of factor analysis and other closely related techniques.

An approach to the validity problem has been made by Hunter (Hunter, ), as well as by Messinger (). Factorial Ecology of Metropolitan Toronto - by Murdie, Robert A - Home > Factorial Ecology of Metropolitan Toronto - It's hard to read a book on environment and feel good because most of the text just elucidate how much we have screwed up with the environment.

But this book just as the title suggests, teaches about the fundamentals of what is ecology and how it functions. Some of the text was even funny and some really worth pondering over a lot. Vol. 47, Supplement: Comparative Factorial Ecology (June, ) "Factorial Ecology: An Extended Definition, Survey, and Critique of the Field" (pp.

) Please see pp. of this issue for references to the works cited in this article. A combined list of "Literature Cited" for all articles in this issue appears on pp. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

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The journal publishes a broad array of research that includes a rapidly expanding envelope of subject matter, techniques, approaches, and concepts: paleoecology through present-day phenomena; evolutionary, population. July, FUNCTIONAL, FACTORIAL APPROACH TO PLANT ECOLOGY THE FACTORIAL EQUATION Jenny () relates any soil property, s, to the factors of soil formation as follows: s = f (cl, p, r, o, t).

(1) This simply states in abbreviated form that a soil property s is a function of, f. Runge () has proposed a factorial model which refines the factors of soil formation (Jenny, ) by giving priority to certain factors because not all factors deserve equal rank.

The model emphasizes two intensity factors, water available for leaching (w) and organic matter production (o), and time (t).

Factorial ecology. In R. Hutchison (Ed.), Encyclopedia of urban studies (pp. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc. doi: /n Book Review: Factorial Ecology of Metropolitan Toronto by ROBERT A. MURDIE. Department of Geography Research Paper No. Chicago: The University of Chicago.

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Then, it describes the action. ‘The material in the book is complemental by the author’s rich experience in ecology overthe past 20 years and serves as a reference for those wanting to conduct ecological experiments. there are some valuable insights contained in the book that would aid those involved in spatial and temporatl studies of landscapes and biological responses.

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Volume 57 January - October Octoberissue 4; Julyissue 3; Aprilissue 2. Including a Special Feature on Reproductive interference: ecological and evolutionary consequences of interspecific promiscuity. Early traditions in urban ecology and social area analysis have recently converged in the approaches of factorial ecology.

Comparison of factorial ecologies undertaken in recent years throughout the world enables a list of the necessary and sufficient conditions for ecological differentiation of urban subpopulation by social rank, stage in life Cycle, and ethnic segregation to be specified.

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