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I wanted the chapters to elaborate on previously learned concepts by developing geology and environmental concepts instead of what the authors chose to do, which was, “reference chapter X. Return to Book Page.
Spanning 15 chapters the textbook covers a lot of elementary principles and concepts as it relates to geology. Both human and non-human-induced climate change topics are discussed in a newly developed chapter called The Earth System and Climate Change.
Geology and the Environment
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Geology and the Environment by Bernard Pipkin
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This superior teaching package provides each student with fun, interactive learning opportunities. When the company decided to send him to Libya he decided it was time to become a college geology teacher.
He and his wife raised two children in Claremont, California and when not involved with geology he’s either skiing or playing banjo in a dixieland band.
This chapter sets the context for understanding how Man’s interaction with the Earth System is a contributor to climate change and global warming.
Geology and the Environment. The chapters provide case studies which seek to help reinforce learned concepts in the chapter; this is helpful.
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