Further Reading

Adema EB, Grootjans AP, Petersen J, and Grijpstra J (2002) Alternative stable states in a wet calcareous dune slack in the Netherlands. Journal of Vegetation Science 13: 107-114. Arnol'd VI (1992) Catastrophe Theory. New York: Springer. Berry MV and Nye JF (1977) Fine structure in caustic junctions. Nature 267: 34-36.

Carpenter SR (2003) Excellence in Ecology 15: Regime Shifts in Lake Ecosystems: Pattern and Variation. Oldendorf/Luhe, Germany: International Ecology Institute.

Casti JL (1994) Complexification: Explaining a Paradoxical World through the Science of Surprise. New York: HarperCollins.

Lockwood JA and Lockwood DR (1991) Rangeland grasshopper (Orthoptera: Acrididae) population dynamics: Insights from catastrophe theory. Environmental Entomology 20: 970-980.

Mayer AL and Rietkerk M (2004) The dynamic regime concept for ecosystem management and restoration. BioScience 54: 1013-1020.

Poston T and Stewart I (1996) Catastrophe Theory and Its Applications. New York: Dover Publications.

Rietkerk M, Dekker SC, de Ruiter PC, and van de Koppel J (2004) Self-organized patchiness and catastrophic shifts in ecosystems. Science 305: 1926-1929.

Roopnarine PD (2006) Extinction cascades and catastrophe in ancient food webs. Paleobiology 32: 1-19.

Scheffer M, Carpenter S, Foley JA, Folke C, and Walke B (2004) Catastrophic shifts in ecosystems. Nature 413: 591-596.

Thom R (1975) Structural Stability and Morphogenesis, 1st edn. Massachusetts: W A Benjamin.

van Nes EH and Scheffer M (2004) Large species shifts triggered by small forces. American Naturalist 164: 255-266.

Weisstein EW (2007) Catastrophe. From MathWorld - A Wolfram Web Resource. http://mathworld.wolfram.com/Catastrophe.html (accessed August 2007)

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