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Global warming : global threat

Author: Michael B McElroy; Recorded Books, Inc.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, ℗2003.
Series: Modern scholar series.; Modern scholar.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This course will discuss the complex interdependent systems that regulate the environment of Earth. Also, this course offers listeners a comprehensive overview of the essential environmental issues of our time. Some of the issues discussed include: air pollution, acid rain, depletion of the stratospheric ozone, destruction of tropical forests, and impending climate changes.
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording, Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael B McElroy; Recorded Books, Inc.
ISBN: 1402539142 9781402539145
OCLC Number: 53398911
Notes: "14 lectures"--Cover.
Spoken compact disc.
Performer(s): Lecture given by Michael B. McElroy.
Description: 7 audio discs (14 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guide (88 pages ; 22 cm).
Contents: Lecture 1. Perspectives on Earth History --
Lecture 2. Stratospheric Ozone Depletion --
Lecture 3. The Human Role of Life on Earth --
Lecture 5. The Efficiency of the Natural Greenhouse Effect --
Lecture 6. Changing Concentration of CO₂ --
Lecture 7. Current CO₂ Trends --
Lecture 8. Methane, Nitrous Oxide, and Other Greenhouse Gases --
Lecture 9. Total Climate System --
Lecture 10. The Role of the Ocean --
Lecture 11. The History of Climate Changes --
Lecture 12. Weather Modeling --
Lecture 13. Environmental Policy --Lecture 14. Summary.
Series Title: Modern scholar series.; Modern scholar.
Responsibility: Michael B. McElroy.

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This course will discuss the complex interdependent systems that regulate the environment of Earth. Also, this course offers listeners a comprehensive overview of the essential environmental issues of our time. Some of the issues discussed include: air pollution, acid rain, depletion of the stratospheric ozone, destruction of tropical forests, and impending climate changes.

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