Geology and the Environment
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Authors : Bernard W. Pipkin; Dee D. Trent; Richard Hazlett; Paul Bierman

9781133603986

656 Pages  Paperback 

7th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2011, 2008

©2014 , Published

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Cengage Learning's GEOLOGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT in partnership with the National Geographic Society brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools along with market leading text content for introductory geology courses. Adopt the resources that enable your... more

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Case Studies dealing with issues of climate change and global warming are implemented in 9 of the 15 Chapters in the text.

Chapter 11, Glaciation and Long Term Climate Change has been updated to include the latest data and information. Loss of Glacier ice as an indicator and cause of other Global W... more

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Over 200 exciting new visual learning opportunities. The photo and art program has been extensively updated to facilitate student understanding and appreciation of the powerful impacts of geological phenomena. Over 200 new and impactful photos and maps, available exclusively from the National Geogra... more

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