Biodiversity change and human health : from ecosystem services to spread of disease [E-Book] / edited by Osvaldo E. Sala, Laura A. Meyerson, and Camille Parmesan.
Sala, Osvaldo E.
Meyerson, Laura A. / Parmesan, Camille
Washington, D.C. : Island Press, c2009
xiii, 303 pages : illustrations
SCOPE series ; 69
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Table of 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.