Ecological data in comparative research

report on a first International Data Confrontation Seminar
  • 37 Pages
  • 0.49 MB
  • English
Unesco , [Paris]
Social sciences -- Data processing -- Congresses., Human ecology -- Congresses., Social sciences -- Research -- Congre
Statementby Jerome M. Clubb.
SeriesReports and papers in the social sciences,, no. 25, [United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. Document], SHC.70/XV.25/A, Reports and papers in the social sciences ;, no. 25.
ContributionsInternational Data Confrontation Seminar (1st : 1969 : University of Michigan)
LC ClassificationsH62 .U475 no. 25
The Physical Object
Pagination37 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5325491M
LC Control Number72178295

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Ecological data in comparative research; report on a first International Data Confrontation Seminar. [Jerome M Clubb]. This book provides a practical introduction to analyzing ecological data using real data sets collected as part of postgraduate ecological studies or research projects.

The first part of the book gives a largely non-mathematical introduction to data exploration. This book provides a practical introduction to analysing ecological data using real data sets collected as part of postgraduate ecological studies or research projects.

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Data can be classified into five categories: shape environmental. ative research guides our attention to the explanatory relevance of the contextual envi-ronment for communication outcomes. Ecological data is everywhere, but how do you find what you need and learn how to use it.

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The Data Wiki helps scientists collaborate on gathering information about data and how to use it. The site is a source for finding ecological. variations in the explanatory variable or variables. Comparative research can be traced to a long history that has gained much attention in current research due to globalization, technological advances, etc.

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All these concerns are in itself worthy of serious discussion and deliberation, and the main issue at hand is that the comparative approach. ecological modeling. A small data set on seed removal illustrates the three most common frameworks for statistical modeling in ecology: frequentist, likelihood-based, and Bayesian.

The chapter also reviews what you should know to get the most out of the book, discusses the R language. Methodology of comparative studies in education (), the quantitative method in comparative research,a hand book of Comparative social policy Data of the research were analyzed in SPSS.

The Konza Long-term Ecological Research site (LTER) is located on a 3, ha tall-grass prairie reserve in Kansas. Konza LTER is divided into experimental watersheds, where each watershed is subjected. Comparative analysis needs to be distinguished from the juxtaposition of descriptions of a series of cases.

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Ecological Data 2 1. Purpose of data collection Ideally, once the ecological question has been identified, the study is designed and the data is collected in a manner that will result in strong inferences. There are many important aspects to the collection of ecological data. The book addresses the wider issue that many European countries are rendered ‘green’ or as having an advanced environmental awareness, but the question - ‘how green are Green Europeans really’, is yet to be answered.

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He has published over research papers, reports, and book chapters on environmental systems modeling, specifically in the areas of network analysis, resilience, and sustainability. He co-authored the books. Through an available lab manual, the book introduces readers to the practical work of data modeling and computation in the language R.

Based on a successful course at Duke University and National Science Foundation-funded institutes on hierarchical modeling, Models for Ecological Data will enable ecologists and other environmental. Sample Ecological Data and Analysis. The following data illustrate a problem with interpretation of ecological studies.

The data include the numbers in an exposed and non-exposed group and the disease rate perperson-years within each of three different groups. Ecological Data. ECOLOGY AND LITERATURE Man belongs to the earth in much the same way as animals and plants do.

He is also a species of animal, part of the ecosystem of the earth and dependent upon it for his survival.

The human species is a product of a long process called evolution in which the "ecological. Ecological fallacy, also called ecological inference fallacy, in epidemiology, failure in reasoning that arises when an inference is made about an individual based on aggregate data for a group.

In ecological studies (observational studies of relationships between risk-modifying factors and health or other outcomes in populations), the aggregation of data. Survey data is very useful in comparative research as it provides hard information, enabling policy makers to move from polemics to concrete ad constructive discussions according to Grosh ().

.Comparative research is a research methodology in the social sciences that aims to make comparisons across different countries or cultures.A major problem in comparative research is that the data sets .The journal is concerned with extending and integrating the understanding of the interfaces and interplay between "nature's household" (ecosystems) and "humanity's household" (the economy).Ecological .