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|Main Title||Living in the environment : principles, connections, and solutions /|
|Author||Miller, G. Tyler|
|ISBN||0534398073; 9780534398071; 0534397980; 9780534397982; 0534397999; 9780534397999; 053439809X; 9780534398095; 0534274110; 9780534274115; 0534997287; 9780534997281|
|Subjects||Environmental policy ; Environmental sciences ; Human ecology|
|Collation||xxiii, 757,  p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 28 cm. + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)|
"International student edition" -- cover. International student ed. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Environmental problems, their causes, and sustainability -- Environmental history : an overview -- Science, systems, matter, and energy -- Ecosystems : components, energy flow, and matter cycling -- Evolution and biodiversity : origins, niches, and adaptation -- Biogeography : climate, biomes, and terrestrial biodiversity -- Aquatic ecology : biodiversity in aquatic systems -- Community ecology : structure, species interactions, succession, and sustainability -- Population dynamics, carrying capacity, and conservation biology -- Geology : processes, hazards, and soils -- Risk, toxicology, and human health -- The human population : growth, demography, and carrying capacity -- Food resources -- Water resources -- Geologic resources : nonrenewable mineral and energy resources -- Energy efficiency and renewable energy -- Air and air pollution -- Climate change and ozone loss -- Water pollution -- Pesticides and pest control -- Solid and hazardous waste -- Sustaining wild species -- Sustaining terrestrial biodiversity : the ecosystem approach -- Sustaining aquatic biodiversity -- Sustainable cities : urban land use and management -- Economics, environment, and sustainability -- Politics, environment, and sustainability -- Environmental worldviews, ethics, and sustainability. With accompanying CD-ROM, entitled: Interactive concepts in environmental science.