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Contents Preface Part I. Background 1. Panarchies and Discontinuities Crawford S. Holling, Garry D. Peterson, and Craig R. Allen 000 2. Self-organization and Discontinuities in Ecosystems Garry D. Peterson 000 3. Discontinuity, Multimodality, and the Evolution of Pattern Graeme S. Cumming and Tanya D. Havlicek 000 4. Discontinuities in Body-Size Distributions: A View from the Top Pablo A. Marquet, Sebastian Abades, Juan E. Keymer, and Horacio Zeballos 000 Part II. Patterns 5. Patterns of Landscape Structure, Discontinuity, Mammal Phylogeny, and Body Size Jan P. Sendzimir 000 6. Biophysical Discontinuities in the Everglades Ecosystem Lance H. Gunderson 000 7. Discontinuities in the Geographical Range Size of North American Birds and Butterflies Carla Restrepo and Natalia Arango 000 8. Discontinuities in Urban Systems: Comparison of Regional City-Size Structure in the United States Ahjond S. Garmestani, Craig R. Allen, and K. Michael Bessey 000 9. Evaluating the Textural Discontinuity Hypothesis: A Case for Adaptive Inference Craig A. Stow, Jan P. Sendzimir, and Crawford S. Holling 000 Part III. Consequences 10. Dynamic Discontinuities in Ecologic-Economic Systems J. Barkley Rosser Jr. 000 11. The Ecological Significance of Discontinuities in Body-Mass Distributions Jennifer J. Skillen and Brian A. Maurer 000 12. Cross-Scale Structure and the Generation of Innovation and Novelty in Discontinuous Complex Systems Craig R. Allen and Crawford S. Holling 000 Synthesis Donald Ludwig 000 References 000 Contributors 000 Index 000
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Ecology -- Statistical methods.