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Environmental science : toward a sustainable future

Author: Richard T Wright; Dorothy Boorse
Publisher: Boston : Pearson, [2014]
Series: Always learning
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Twelfth EditionView all editions and formats
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"With dramatically revised illustrations and an expansion of Mastering Environmental Science activities, the Twelfth Edition of Environmental Science: Toward a Sustainable Future is even more student-friendly while retaining the currency and accuracy that has made Wright/Boorse a best seller. The text and media program continue to help students understand the science behind environmental issues and what they can do  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard T Wright; Dorothy Boorse
ISBN: 9780321811530 0321811534 9780321851475 0321851471 0321811291 9781292034096 9780321811295 1292034092
OCLC Number: 838332313
Description: 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
Contents: Framework for a sustainable future --
Ecology: the science of organisms and their environment --
The human population and essential resources --
Harnessing energy for human societies --
Pollution and prevention --
Stewardship for a sustainable future.
Series Title: Always learning
Responsibility: Richard T. Wright; Dorothy O. Boorse, Gordon College

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"With dramatically revised illustrations and an expansion of Mastering Environmental Science activities, the Twelfth Edition of Environmental Science: Toward a Sustainable Future is even more student-friendly while retaining the currency and accuracy that has made Wright/Boorse a best seller. The text and media program continue to help students understand the science behind environmental issues and what they can do to build a more sustainable future, with further exploration of the hallmark core themes: Science, Sustainability, and Stewardship". --Publisher.

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