Watersheds 4: Ten Cases in Environmental Ethics / Edition 4

Watersheds 4: Ten Cases in Environmental Ethics / Edition 4

by Lisa H. Newton, Catherine K. Dillingham, Joanne Choly, Joanne H. Choly
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534521266

ISBN-13: 9780534521264

Pub. Date: 02/24/2005

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Environmental issues can be complex. You need an environmental ethics textbook that you can actually understand. WATERSHEDS 4: TEN CASES IN ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS provides ten fascinating case studies of real-life environmental conflicts and explains the principles involved in an easy-to-understand, impartial way.  See more details below

Overview


Environmental issues can be complex. You need an environmental ethics textbook that you can actually understand. WATERSHEDS 4: TEN CASES IN ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS provides ten fascinating case studies of real-life environmental conflicts and explains the principles involved in an easy-to-understand, impartial way.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534521264
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/24/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
805,874
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents


1. Of Greenhouses and Freezers: The Perils of Global Climate Change. 2. Genetically Modified Organisms: The Complex Difficulties of Frankenfood. 3. Skunked: Crisis in the New England Fisheries. 4. The Ingenuity of the Bugs: Combating Resistance to Antibiotics. 5. Oil on the Rocks: The Wreck of the Exxon Valdez. 6. The Extended Family: The Saga of the Great Apes. 7. Chlorine Sunrise: The Beneficent Possibilities of a Known Poison (with William F. Carroll of the Chlorine Chemistry Council). 8. Are We the Problem?: Population Growth. 9. Fueling the World: Alternatives in Energy Production. 10. Biodiversity: the Rich Variety of Life.

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