Earth: An Introduction to Geologic Change

Earth: An Introduction to Geologic Change

by Sheldon Judson, Steve Richardson
     
 

We undertook to write this new textbook for the first college-level course in physical geology only after we had each spent many years in and around the classroom, puzzling about what makes some ideas easier to grasp than others and about how to help students learn how the Earth works. See more details below

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We undertook to write this new textbook for the first college-level course in physical geology only after we had each spent many years in and around the classroom, puzzling about what makes some ideas easier to grasp than others and about how to help students learn how the Earth works.

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An introduction for courses in physical geology, covering changes within the Earth and its materials, changes on the Earth's surface, and human impact on the environment. Unifying themes such as water, tectonics, the environment, and planetology are highlighted by icons throughout the chapters. Includes color photos and diagrams, section essays to stimulate discussion, perspective boxes with case studies and examples, a glossary, periodic table, and Earth data charts. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780133011937
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
8.55(w) x 10.86(h) x 0.81(d)

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