Environment and Society
  • Release Date : 28 January 2014
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Genre : Political Science
  • Pages : 352 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9781118451564
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Download or read book entitled Environment and Society by author: Paul Robbins which was release on 28 January 2014 and published by John Wiley & Sons with total page 352 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Substantially updated for the second edition, this engaging and innovative introduction to the environment and society uses key theoretical approaches to explore familiar objects. Features substantial revisions and updates for the second edition, including new chapters on E waste, mosquitoes and uranium, improved maps and graphics, new exercises, shorter theory chapters, and refocused sections on environmental solutions Discusses topics such as population and scarcity, commodities, environmental ethics, risks and hazards, and political economy and applies them to objects like bottled water, tuna, and trees Accessible for students, and accompanied by in-book and online resources including exercises and boxed discussions, an online test bank, notes, suggested reading, and website links for enhanced understanding Offers additional online support for instructors, including suggested teaching models, PowerPoint slides for each chapter with full-color graphics, and supplementary images and teaching material