You may extend rentals at any time.

Environmental Science : Toward a Sustainable Future

ISBN: 9780321598707 | 0321598709
Edition: 11th
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Benjamin Cummings
Pub. Date: 1/10/2010

Why Rent from Knetbooks?

Because Knetbooks knows college students. Our rental program is designed to save you time and money. Whether you need a textbook for a semester, quarter or even a summer session, we have an option for you. Simply select a rental period, enter your information and your book will be on its way!

Top 5 reasons to order all your textbooks from Knetbooks:

  • We have the lowest prices on thousands of popular textbooks
  • Free shipping both ways on ALL orders
  • Most orders ship within 48 hours
  • Need your book longer than expected? Extending your rental is simple
  • Our customer support team is always here to help

Key Benefit:

For introductory courses in Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, and Environmental Biology. By emphasizing the memorable themes of science, sustainability and stewardship, the Eleventh Edition of this popular textbook helps students understand the science behind environmental issues and what they can do to build a more sustainable future. This thorough revision features updated content, graphics, and photos, plus the addition of new co-author Dorothy Boorse.

A wealth of effective new online resources is also available through the new Mastering Environmental Science trade; online assessment and tutorial system, including five intriguing Video Field Trips. This textbook introduces three unifying themes of science, sustainability, and stewardship that help students conceptualize the task of forging a sustainable future.

Key Topics:

Science and the Environment, Economics, Politics, and Public Policy, Basic Needs of Living Things, Populations and Communities, Ecosystems: Energy, Patterns, and Disturbance, Wild Species and Biodiversity, The Use and Restoration of Ecosystems, The Human Population, Population and Development, Water: Hydrologic Cycle and Human Use, Soil: Foundation for Land Ecosystems, The Production and Distribution of Food, Pests and Pest Control, Energy from Fossil Fuels, Nuclear Power, Renewable Energy, Environmental Hazards and Human Health, Global Climate Change, Atmospheric Pollution, Water Pollution and Its Prevention, Municipal Solid Waste: Disposal and Recovery, Hazardous Chemicals: Pollution and Prevention, Sustainable Communities and Lifestyles, Appendix A Environmental, Organizations Market Description: Intended for those interested in learning the basics of environmental science.

Related Products

  • MasteringBiology™ CourseSmart eCode with Pearson eText for Environmental Science:Toward a Sustainable Future
    MasteringBiology™ CourseSmart ...
  • Outlines & Highlights for Environmental Science
    Outlines & Highlights for Envi...
  • Outlines and Highlights for Environmental Science : Toward A Sustainable Future by Wright, ISBN
    Outlines and Highlights for En...
  • Environmental Science : Toward a Sustainable Future
    Environmental Science : Toward...
  • Study Guide for Environmental Science Toward A Sustainable Future
    Study Guide for Environmental ...
  • Outlines & Highlights for Environmental Science: Toward a Sustainable Future
    Outlines & Highlights for Envi...
  • Blackboard Student Access Code Card for Environmental Science : Toward a Sustainable Future
    Blackboard Student Access Code...
  • Environmental Science Toward a Sustainable Future Plus MasteringEnvironmentalScience with eText -- Access Card Package
    Environmental Science Toward a...
  • Environmental Science: Toward a Sustainable Future
    Environmental Science: Toward ...
  • Environmental  Science: Toward A Sustainable Future
    Environmental Science: Toward...

Please wait while this item is added to your cart...