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Ecosystems and Human Health: Toxicology and Environmental Hazards, Second Edition

Richard B. Philp

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ISBN 10: 1566705681 / ISBN 13: 9781566705684
Published by CRC, 2001
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Title: Ecosystems and Human Health: Toxicology and ...

Publisher: CRC

Publication Date: 2001

Book Condition:Good

Edition: 2 Edition.

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Renamed to reflect the expanded scope of the second edition, Ecosystems and Human Health: Toxicology and Environmental Hazards builds on the foundation created by the author in the first edition, Environmental Hazards and Human Health. Written in a journalistic, easily accessible style, this book bridges the gap between toxicology and environmental sciences by exploring man-made and natural hazards, and the risks they pose to wildlife and human health.
See what's new in the Second Edition:

  • Coverage of environmental hormone disrupters
  • Section on Multiple Chemical Sensitivity
  • Expanded discussion of the controversy over genetically modified foods
  • New information on mechanisms of action of marine venoms and poisons
    Ecosystems and Human Health: Toxicology and Environmental Hazards, Second Edition explores the broad range of environmental and human health aspects of chemical and biological hazards. The author covers the basic principles of pharmacology and toxicology as well as risk analysis, air and water pollution, and various toxicants, hazards, and poisons. He presents numerous examples of the intimate relationship between ecosystem health and human health and of the need to consider this relationship whenever human activities are likely to have a significant environmental impact.
  • Review:

    The book is a good overview of a variety of important topics.
    -M. K. Hill, University of Maine, in CHOICE, Vol. 39, No. 08, April 2002

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