Environmental Science: The Way the World Works

4 avg rating
( 2 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780130831347: Environmental Science: The Way the World Works

Known for its currency and readability, this text focuses on enabling students to critically evaluate the latest environmental issues and to apply that understanding to situations and events in their everyday lives. It explores the interactions of humans within the natural environment and probes issues thoroughly-examining their scientific basis, their history, and society's response. The authors discuss sustainable development and public policy in terms of how they shape the present and future.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Global warming, species extinction, overpopulation, recycling—as the millennium approaches, environmental science stands at the interface between humans and nature. This readable guide is an up-to-date source that explores these and many other issues, and assesses options or progress in their solution. Helps readers critically evaluate the latest environmental issues and make educated decisions about real-life situations and events. Provides the most up-to-date information available on environmental hazards and human health, economics, and public policy. Contains a fully updated and revised art program. Includes Making a Difference sections in every chapter that suggest courses of action readers can take to become involved in helping the environment. Offers a book-specific Website with many additional resources. For anyone interested in learning more about today's environmental concerns and in getting involved to effect change.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Bernard J. Nebel; Richard T. Wright
Published by Prentice Hall College Div (1999)
ISBN 10: 0130831344 ISBN 13: 9780130831347
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0130831344

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 20.29
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Bernard J. Nebel, Richard T. Wright
Published by Prentice Hall College Div (1999)
ISBN 10: 0130831344 ISBN 13: 9780130831347
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 7th. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0130831344

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 23.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Nebel, Bernard J., Wright, Richard T.
Published by Prentice Hall College Div (1999)
ISBN 10: 0130831344 ISBN 13: 9780130831347
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall College Div, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110130831344

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 36.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Nebel, Bernard J.; Wright, Richard T.
Published by Prentice Hall College Div
ISBN 10: 0130831344 ISBN 13: 9780130831347
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall College Div. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0130831344 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0044972

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds