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Title Maximum power : the ideas and applications of H.T. Odum / Charles A.S. Hall, editor.
Imprint Niwot, CO : University Press of Colorado, 1995.

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Subject Odum, Howard T. (Howard Thomas), 1924-2002.
Environmental policy.
Environmental sciences.
Power resources.
Human ecology.
Environmentalists -- United States -- Biography.
Alt Name Odum, Howard T. (Howard Thomas), 1924-2002.
Hall, Charles A. S.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 393 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The contributions of H.T. Odum to subdisciplines of ecology -- Environmental management and engineering -- H.T. Odum and economics -- Emergy analysis -- Education -- Personal memoirs.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
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ISBN 0585033455 (electronic bk.)
9780585033457 (electronic bk.)
0870813625
9780870813627
OCLC # 42330079
Additional Format Print version: Maximum power. Niwot, CO : University Press of Colorado, 1995 0870813625 (DLC) 94039093 (OCoLC)31436211
Table of Contents
 Preface 
 Introduction: What is Maximum Power? 
 Introduction: The Contributions of H. T. Odum to Ecology / Charles A.S. Hall 
1A Review of Dr. Howard T. Odum's Early Publications: From Bird Migration Studies to Scott Nixon's Turtle Grass Model / Ariel E. Lugo3
2Contributions of H. T. Odum to Ecosystem Simulation Modeling / Patrick Kangas11
3H. T. Odum and Marine Ecology / Scott Nixon19
4Contributions of H. T. Odum to Tropical Ecology / Ariel E. Lugo23
5The Helicopter Drop Net Revisited, or Why Navy Helicopter Pilots Have Gray Hair / Robert S. Jones25
6Ecosystem Modeling and Energy Analysis of Submerged Aquatic Vegetation in Chesapeake Bay / W. Michael Kemp, Walter R. Boynton, Albert J. Hermann28
7Properties of Mangrove Ecosystems Related to the Energy Signature of Coastal Environments / Robert R. Twilley43
8Production and Respiration Patterns in Long Island Sound: Riley's Weaker Signals Amplified? / Barbara L. Welsh63
9The Distribution and Abundance of Organisms as a Consequence of Energy Balances Along Multiple Environmental Gradients / Charles A.S. Hall, Jack A. Stanford, F. Richard Hauer72
10Hierarchical Control of Coral Reef Ecological Structure and Processes / T. R. McClanahan87
11Modeling Water Temples and Rice Irrigation in Bali: A Lesson in Socio-Ecological Communication / James N. Kremer, J. Stephen Lansing100
12Ecological Engineering: From Gainesville to Beijing - A Comparison of Approaches in the United States and China / William J. Mitsch109
13Wetland Systems for Wastewater Management: Implementation / Robert L. Knight123
14The Efficacy of Fisheries Management Strategies: A Case Study of the Gulf of Maine Redfish Fishery / Daniel E. Campbell132
15Consequences of Sea Level Rise: Implications From the Mississippi Delta / J. W. Day, Jr., P. H. Templet149
16What Is Ecological Economics? / Robert Costanza161
17Systems Ecology and Sustainable Development: Links on Two Levels / Leon C. Braat164
18Distributed Costs of Environmental Contamination / Anne H. Clites, Thomas D. Fontaine, Judith R. Wells175
19Energy, Economics, and Environment (E3) Revisited / James J. Zucchetto183
20The Valuation and Management of Wetland Ecosystems / Robert Costanza, Stephen C. Farber, Judith Maxwell191
21Struggling With an Emergy Analysis: Shrimp Mariculture in Ecuador / Stephen Bloye Olsen207
22Rediscovery of the World: Developing an Interface of Ecology and Economics / M. T. Brown, H. T. Odum, R. C. Murphy, R. A. Christianson, S. J. Doherty, T. R. McClanahan, S. E. Tennenbaum216
23Emergism: A Policy for a Scientific Party / David M. Scienceman251
24Environs, Emergy, Transformity, and Energy Value / Bernard C. Patten255
25Case Study of the Role of the Environment in Geneva Vineyard Cultivation and Wine Production, 1972-1986 / Gonzague Pillet279
26Ecological Economics of Alternative Transportation Fuels / Robert J. King, Martin Munroe, Josh Farley, Robert Floyd, Judith Clarkson, Richard Baker284
27Transportation Improvements, Growth Management, and Regional Patterns of Energy Distribution / Craig Diamond302
28Self-Organization and Maximum Empower / Howard T. Odum311
29Teaching About Ecological Systems: The HTO Influence / Peter G. Murphy332
30Information Processing Models in Ecology and Education / Patrick Kangas337
31Using Simulation to Introduce the Systems Approach in Education / Elisabeth C. Odum, Howard T. Odum, Nils S. Peterson346
32H. T. Odum as Colleague / Elizabeth A. McMahan353
33Thoughts on Being a Student of H. T. Odum / Charles A.S. Hall356
34Reminiscences of H. T. Odum with a Focus on His Educational Techniques / Ariel E. Lugo359
35H. T. Odum as Husband and Colleague / Elisabeth Chase Odum360
36The Influence of H. T. Odum's Ideas in Sweden / Ann-Mari Jansson, Bengt-Owe Jansson362
37Energy Systems and the Unification of Science / Howard T. Odum365
 Contributors373
 Index375


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