Stability and Complexity in Model Ecosystems

@article{May1978StabilityAC,
  title={Stability and Complexity in Model Ecosystems},
  author={R. May and N. MacDonald},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics},
  year={1978},
  volume={8},
  pages={779-779}
}
  • R. May, N. MacDonald
  • Published 1978
  • Environmental Science, Biology, Mathematics
  • IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics
Preface vii Preface to the Second Edition Biology Edition 1. Intoduction 3 2. Mathematical Models and Stability 13 3. Stability versus Complexity in Multispecies Models 4. Models with Few Species: Limit Cycles and Time Delays 79 5. Randomly Fluctuating Environments 109 6. Niche Overlap and Limiting Similarity 139 7. Speculations 172 Appendices 187 Afterthoughts for the Second Edition 211 Bibliography to Afterthoghts 234 Bibliography 241 Author Index 259 Subject Index 263 

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How do the stability properties change if some interactions are predatory? This is computationally an advanced topic since it requires some new programming
  • How do the stability properties change if some interactions are predatory? This is computationally an advanced topic since it requires some new programming