Last edited by Dashakar
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 | History

7 edition of Sexual Ecology found in the catalog.

Sexual Ecology

AIDS and the Destiny of Gay Men

by Gabriel Rotello

  • 43 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Plume .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7590730M
ISBN 100452277191
ISBN 109780452277199
OCLC/WorldCa39228015

  Rotello, an award-winning journalist and long-time AIDS activist, has done in this book something no writer has done before. Weaving together the strands of ecology theory, epidemiology, and sexual politics, he shows how the AIDS epidemic, like other epidemics from influenza and bubonic plague to today's rapidly emerging viruses - result as much from human behaviors as from specific microbes/5(44). Topics include the fundamentals of ecology, biodiversity, pollution, climate change, food production, and human population growth. ( views) The Bionarrative: The story of life and hope for the future by Stephen Boyden - ANU Press, The book discusses the evolution of life and the essential ecological processes on which all life.

Urban Ecology is the study of ecosystems that include humans living in cities and urbanizing landscapes. It is an emerging, interdisciplinary field that aims to understand how human and ecological processes can coexist in human-dominated systems and help societies with their efforts to become more sustainable. This textbook helped to define the field of Behavioural Ecology. In this fourth edition the text has been completely revised, with new chapters and many new illustrations and full colour photographs. The theme, once again, is the influence of natural selection on behaviour an animals struggle to survive and reproduce by exploiting and competing for resources, avoiding predators, selecting.

Buy a cheap copy of A Natural History of Sex: The Ecology book by Adrian Forsyth. Described by the author as a book about the weird diversity of sexual behavior, A Natural History of Sex explores how to look at life, how to analyze and Free shipping over $Cited by: 2. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. its a really cool book i give it 4 stars:) Contents. Behavioral and Functional Ecology of Arboreal Snakes. 1: Sexual Dimorphism in Snakes. Foraging Theory and PreySizePredatorSize Other editions - View all. Snakes: Ecology and Behavior Richard A. Seigel, Joseph T Reviews: 1.


Share this book
You might also like
The Kennedy promise

The Kennedy promise

collected tales of Walter de la Mare

collected tales of Walter de la Mare

ancestors and descendants of Chief Justice Oliver Ellsworth and his wife, Abigail Wolcott

ancestors and descendants of Chief Justice Oliver Ellsworth and his wife, Abigail Wolcott

Reminiscences of school life, and hints on teaching

Reminiscences of school life, and hints on teaching

Pompeii

Pompeii

Bonsai

Bonsai

effect of the disposal of mine tailings by Western Mines Limited on the water quality of Buttle Lake

effect of the disposal of mine tailings by Western Mines Limited on the water quality of Buttle Lake

Report of the Monitoring Panel on UNESCO for the secretary of state.

Report of the Monitoring Panel on UNESCO for the secretary of state.

Technical and economic feasibility of thermal energy storage

Technical and economic feasibility of thermal energy storage

Foundation of design in wood.

Foundation of design in wood.

Homeland Security Act of 2002

Homeland Security Act of 2002

Address delivered before the General Union Philosophical Society of Dickinson College

Address delivered before the General Union Philosophical Society of Dickinson College

bilingual dictionary of business terms

bilingual dictionary of business terms

Sexual Ecology by Gabriel Rotello Download PDF EPUB FB2

Sexual Ecology book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Intensively researched, passionately argued, and intellectually rigor Sexual Ecology book.

Read 6 reviews from the world sexual conduct of both the 70's and present day sexual conduct, and how it /5. In his groundbreaking book Sexual Ecology, author Gabriel Rotello views the epidemic in a new way: as part of an ecological system.

Rotello's approach, while unique in the study of AIDS, is one familiar to the environmental by: The term ``sexual ecology'' refers to all the biological and behavioral factors that influence the spread of sexually transmitted diseases. According to Rotello, ``the simultaneous introduction of new behaviors and a dramatic rise in the scale of old ones produced one of the greatest shifts in sexual ecology ever recorded,'' one that had ``a.

Genre: Sexual ethics_Book. Human Sexual Ecology. Full Description:" Human Sexual Ecology makes the reader have stronger analytical thinking skills. Have you ever read an amazing book and did not solve the mystery itself. If so, then you can work on critical and analytical thinking, observe all the data provided and sort it out to determine.

Tropical Ecology. This note utilizes an integrative approach to examine conservation, sustainability, and biodiversity of tropical ecosystems. Topics covered includes: Tropical life zones, The rainforest and how it functions, Evolution in the tropics, Tropical plants, Tropical plant compounds and Bioprospecting, Plant-Animal Interactions, Tropical birds and mammals, Tropical fish, amphibians.

Sexual selection is a mode of natural selection in which members of one biological sex choose mates of the other sex to mate with (intersexual selection), and compete with members of the same sex for access to members of the opposite sex (intrasexual selection). These two forms of selection mean that some individuals have better reproductive success than others within a population, either.

Sexual Ecology: The Birth of AIDS and the Destiny of Gay Men by Gabriel Rotello and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Ienjoyed this book, the insights into the biology of a species which can only be obtained through years of painstaking study were especially interesting.'Matthew Evans, Journal of Animal Ecology, 65, 'This book is important reading for behavioral ecologists, in general, and should be required reading for anyone studying sexual selection.

Sexual Ecology by Gabriel Rotello, Harmondsworth/Dutton, $, ISBN HERE is a remarkable book-a breath of fresh air in the growing litany about gay men in the AIDS epidemic.

Sexual Ecology: The Birth of AIDS and the Destiny of Gay Men Gabriel Rotello, Author, Rotello, Author Dutton Books $ (p) ISBN Buy this book In this plain-talking report.

Rotello, an award-winning journalist and long-time AIDS activist, has done in this book something no writer has done before. Weaving together the strands of ecology theory, epidemiology, and sexual politics, he shows how the AIDS epidemic, like other epidemics from influenza and bubonic plague to today's rapidly emerging viruses - result as much from human behaviors as from specific microbes.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Sexual Segregation in Vertebrates: Ecology of the Two Sexes (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at. This book gives an interdisciplinary overview on urban ecology.

Basic understanding of urban nature development and its social reception are discussed for the European Metropolitan Area of Berlin. Furthermore, we investigate specific consequences for the environment, nature and the quality. Get this from a library. Sexual ecology: AIDS and the destiny of gay men.

[Gabriel Rotello] -- In SEXUAL ECOLOGY, award-winning journalist and longtime AIDS activist Gabriel Rotello challenges long-held beliefs about the origin of the HIV epidemic, why it continues, how gay culture.

The rapidly growing study of sexual selection in plants is also reviewed. This volume will interest students, teachers, and researchers in behavioral ecology and evolutionary biology.

Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More»5/5(3). A summary of Sexual Behavior in 's Behavioral Ecology. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Behavioral Ecology and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans.

The Early History of Sexual Selection and Speciation; Testing Generalities with Comparative Analysis Those works included in this section touch on the role of sexual selection, but no book yet addresses it as a primary focus. Coyne and Orr is the most general. Schluterwhich focuses on adaptive radiation and the role of ecology.

ecology, study of the relationships of organisms to their physical environment and to one another. The study of an individual organism or a single species is termed autecology; the study of groups of organisms is called synecology.

If you like your erotica ragey, this is the book for you. The Sexual Life of Catherine M. by Catherine Millet () This is the female, totally autobiographical version of Tropic of Cancer. istence of sexual and asexual forms. Vrijenhoek’s data on the distribution of sexual and asexual fish were clearly consistent with this view (Vrijenhoek, ).

ª THE AUTHORS.J. EVOL. BIOL() – JOURNAL OF EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGYª EUROPEAN SOCIETY FOR EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY Ecology of sex Cited by:. 1. Trends Ecol Evol. Jun;21(6) Epub Apr 3. Sexual selection and mate choice. Andersson M(1), Simmons LW.

Author information: (1)Department of Zoology, University of Gothenburg, SE 30 Gothenburg, Sweden. [email protected] The past two decades have seen extensive growth of sexual selection by:   Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA City New York, N.Y., U.S.A.

Donor internetarchivebookdrivePages: Chemical Ecology contains a series of lectures presented in the fall of at State University of New York College of Forestry at Syracuse University. This book is composed of 11 chapters that deal with the salient facts and theories that are encompassed by chemical ecology and the possible application of fundamental research in this area to.