Our Changing Planet: Earth System Science and Global Environmental Change

Our Changing Planet: Earth System Science and Global Environmental Change

by Fred T. MacKenzie, Judith A. MacKenzie, Judith A. MacKenzie
     
 
This book offers a general interdisciplinary discussion of global environmental change oriented toward the non-specialist in science. It presents both Earth science and ecological concepts related to global change, as well as a discussion of the human dimensions of change. The unifying theme of the book is consideration of aspects of

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This book offers a general interdisciplinary discussion of global environmental change oriented toward the non-specialist in science. It presents both Earth science and ecological concepts related to global change, as well as a discussion of the human dimensions of change. The unifying theme of the book is consideration of aspects of both natural and human-induced, global environmental change.

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A text focusing on both the physico-chemical and biological nature of change and the effects and consequences of natural and human-induced change for ecosystems, humans, and human infrastructures. Intended for use in lower-division undergraduate courses and high school science classes, and by the general public. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780023736537
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
387
Product dimensions:
7.34(w) x 9.29(h) x 0.67(d)

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