×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Principles of Environmental Science: Inquiry and Applications / Edition 4
     

Principles of Environmental Science: Inquiry and Applications / Edition 4

by William P. Cunningham, Mary Ann Cunningham
 

See All Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 0073304468

ISBN-13: 9780073304465

Pub. Date: 09/28/2006

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Rather than the 25 to 30 chapters found in most environmental science textbooks, the authors have limited Principles of Environmental Science: Inquiry and Applications to 15 chapters--perfect for the one-semester, non-majors environmental science course. True to its title, the goal of this concise text is to provide an up-to-date, introductory view of essential

Overview

Rather than the 25 to 30 chapters found in most environmental science textbooks, the authors have limited Principles of Environmental Science: Inquiry and Applications to 15 chapters--perfect for the one-semester, non-majors environmental science course. True to its title, the goal of this concise text is to provide an up-to-date, introductory view of essential themes in environmental science along with offering students numerous opportunities to practice scientific thinking and active learning.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073304465
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
09/28/2006
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
448
Sales rank:
605,122
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.72(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Understanding our Environment

Chapter 2: Principles of Ecology: Matter, Energy, and Life

Chapter 3: Populations, Communities, and Species Interaction

Chapter 4: Human Populations

Chapter 5: Biomes and Biodiversity

Chapter 6: Environmental Conservation: Forests, Grasslands, Parks, and Nature Preserves

Chapter 7: Food and Agriculture

Chapter 8: Environmental Health and Toxicology

Chapter 9: Air: Climate and Pollution

Chapter 10: Water: Resources and Pollution

Chapter 11: Environmental Geology and Earth Resources

Chapter 12: Energy

Chapter 13: Solid and Hazardous Waste

Chapter 14: Sustainability and Human Development

Chapter 15: Environmental Science and Policy

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews