Essential Environment
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Essential Environment


  • Author : Jay H. Withgott
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release Date : 2012-09-25
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 480
  • ISBN 10 : 9780321898418


Essential Environment Book Description :

Essential Environment: The Science behind the Stories, Fourth Edition engages students with integrated central case studies that provide students with a tangible framework for understanding science in a brief 18-chapter book. Jay Withgott and new co-author Matt Laposata present the latest coverage of environmental science and introduce new FAQ sections to address common student misconceptions. Note: This is the standalone book if you want the book/access card order the ISBN below: 0321752546 / 9780321752543 Essential Environment: The Science behind the Stories Plus MasteringEnvironmentalScience with eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0321752902 / 9780321752901 Essential Environment: The Science behind the Stories 0321754077 / 9780321754073 MasteringEnvironmentalScience with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card -- Essential Environment: The Science behind the Stories (ME component)

Essential Environment
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Essential Environment


  • Author : Jay H. Withgott
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Genre: Environmental sciences
  • Pages : 496
  • ISBN 10 : 0134714881


Essential Environment Book Description :

"With this volume, we aim to meet the needs of instructors who favor a more succinct and afford-able book. We have distilled the most essential content from our full-length book, Environment: The Science behind the Stories, now in its sixth edition. We have streamlined our material, updated our coverage, and carefully crafted our writing to make Essential Environment every bit as readable, informative, and engaging as its parent volume" --

Environment

Environment


  • Author : Jay Withgott
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Genre: Climatic changes
  • Pages : 784
  • ISBN 10 : 0134204883


Environment Book Description :

For courses in introductory environmental science. Help Students Connect Current Environmental Issues to the Science Behind Them Environment: The Science behind the Stories is a best seller for the introductory environmental science course known for its student-friendly narrative style, its integration of real stories and case studies, and its presentation of the latest science and research. The 6th Edition features new opportunities to help students see connections between integrated case studies and the science in each chapter, and provides them with opportunities to apply the scientific process to environmental concerns. Also available with Mastering Environmental Science Mastering(tm) Environmental Science is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment system designed to improve results by helping students quickly master concepts. Students benefit from self-paced tutorials that feature personalized wrong-answer feedback and hints that emulate the office-hour experience and help keep students on track. With a wide range of interactive, engaging, and assignable activities, students are encouraged to actively learn and retain tough course concepts. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; Mastering(tm) Environmental Science does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with Mastering Environmental Science, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and Mastering Environmental Science, search for: 0134145933 / 9780134145938 Environment: The Science behind the Stories Plus Mastering Environmental Science with eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134204883 / 9780134204888 Environment: The Science behind the Stories 0134510194 / 9780134510194 Mastering Environmental Science with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Environment: The Science behind the St

Essential Environmental Science

Essential Environmental Science


  • Author : Edward A. Keller
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 454
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105124088258


Essential Environmental Science Book Description :

Essential Environmental Science provides a non-quantitative approach that is based on principles, critical thinking and the big questions that are driving the field today. It offers a condensed look at the field, covering topics in way that will help readers answer the "big questions." It eliminates more detailed or advanced topics to make the material more accessible while also placing the focus on today's important issues.

Essential Environmental Science

Essential Environmental Science


  • Author : Simon Watts
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 512
  • ISBN 10 : 0415132479


Essential Environmental Science Book Description :

"The first practical guide to the key tools needed for studying across the breadth of the environmental sciences."--Cover.

Essential Environmental Studies

Essential Environmental Studies


  • Author : S.N. Panday
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2008-08-01
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 764
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105131751567


Essential Environmental Studies Book Description :

This volume contains 50 chapters that provide comprehensive and up-to-date information in a simple and lucid form. Coverage includes natural resources (energy, land, forests, water, food), conservation, biodiversity, pollution (air, water, soil, etc.) pollution prevention and remediation, social implications of pollution, environmental law and regulation, human exposure to pollutants, population growth, sustainability, and more. It also contains numerous illustrations, case studies, and sidebars. This book will be useful to readers in environmental science fields, even those with negligible bioscience backgrounds.

Essential Environmental Health Standards in Health Care

Essential Environmental Health Standards in Health Care


  • Author : John Adams
  • Publisher : World Health Organization
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 57
  • ISBN 10 : 9789241547239


Essential Environmental Health Standards in Health Care Book Description :

Ensuring safe environmental health conditions in health care can reduce the transmission of health care-associated infections. This document provides guidelines on essential environmental health standards required for health care in medium- and low-resource countries and support the development and implementation of national policies.

Environment

Environment


  • Author : Jay H. Withgott
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release Date : 2015-12-24
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 792
  • ISBN 10 : 9780321927606


Environment Book Description :

Environment: The Science behind the Stories (subscription) 5/e, continues to revolutionize the environmental science course with integrated central case studies and real-life stories that provide you with a tangible and engaging framework for understanding science. The newly revised Fifth Edition offers a highly effective integration between text and media to emphasize scientific literacy and data analysis skills and encourages you to think critically about environmental issues.

Essential Concepts of Global Environmental Governance

Essential Concepts of Global Environmental Governance


  • Author : Jean-Frédéric Morin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-07-11
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 252
  • ISBN 10 : 9781136777042


Essential Concepts of Global Environmental Governance Book Description :

Aligning global governance to the challenges of sustainability is one of the most urgent environmental issues to be addressed. This book is a timely and up-to-date compilation of the main pieces of the global environmental governance puzzle. The book is comprised of 101 entries, each defining a central concept in global environmental governance, presenting its historical evolution, introducing related debates and including key bibliographical references and further reading. The entries combine analytical rigour with empirical description. The book: offers cutting edge analysis of the state of global environmental governance, raises an up-to-date debate on global governance for sustainable development, gives an in-depth exploration of current international architecture of global environmental governance, examines the interaction between environmental politics and other fields of governance such as trade, development and security, elaborates a critical review of the recent literature in global environmental governance. This unique work synthesizes writing from an internationally diverse range of well-known experts in the field of global environmental governance. Innovative thinking and high-profile expertise come together to create a volume that is accessible to students, scholars and practitioners alike.