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Theory Books

  • Ted Case. 1999. An Illustrated Guide to Theoretical Ecology
  • Hal Caswell. 2002. Matrix Population Models.
  • Kim Cuddington and Bea Beisner. 2005. Ecological Paradigms Lost: Routes of Theory Change
  • D. L. DeAngelis. 1992. Dynamics of Nutrient Cycling and Food Webs.
  • Stephen Ellner and John Guckenheimer. 2006. Dynamic Models in Biology
  • Nicholas J. Gotelli. 2001. A primer of ecology.
  • William S. C. Gurney and Roger M. Nisbet. 1998. Ecological Dynamics.
  • Alan Hastings and Louis Gross. 2012. Encyclopedia of Theoretical Ecology
  • L. Edelstein-Keshet. 2004. Mathematical Models in Biology.
  • Sharon E. Kingsland. 1995. Modeling Nature. 2nd ed
  • Mark Kot. 2001. Elements of Mathematical Ecology
  • S. A. Levin, T. G. Hallam, and L. J. Gross (eds). 1989. Applied Mathematical Ecology, vol 18, Biomathematics.
  • Robert M. May. 2001. Stability and Complexity in Model Ecosystems.
  • Murray, J.D. 1993. Mathematical biology
  • Roger M. Nisbet and William S. C. Gurney. 1982. Modelling Fluctuating Populations.
  • Akira Okubo and S. A. Levin. 2001. Diffusion and ecological problems, vol 14, Biomathematics.
  • Sarah Otto and Troy Day. 2007. A Biologist’s Guide to Mathematical Modeling in Ecology and Evolution
  • E. C. Pielou. 1974. Population and Community Ecology: Principles and Methods.
  • Joan Roughgarden, Robert M. May, and S. A. Levin (Eds). 1989. Perspectives in ecological theory.
  • George Sugihara. 2017. Niche Hierarchy: Structure, Organization, and Assembly in Natural Systems.
  • Peter Yodzis. 1989. Introduction to theoretical ecology.

Theoretical Ecology Series – Elsevier

  • (2005) Ecological Paradigms Lost: Routes of Theory Change, Edited by Kim Cuddington and Betrix Beisner
  • (2006) Dynamic Food Webs: Multispecies Assemblages, Ecosystem Development and Environmental Change, Edited by Peter de Ruiter, Volkmar Wolters, John Moore
  • (2007) Ecosystem Engineers: Plants to Protists, Edited by Kim Cuddington, James Byers, William Wilson, Alan Hastings


Last updated on: March 13, 2017