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7 edition of Critical Perspectives on Planet Earth found in the catalog.

Critical Perspectives on Planet Earth

by Jennifer Viegas

  • 261 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Rosen Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental Studies (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • General,
  • Science & Nature - Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Climatic changes,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Overpopulation

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesScientific American Critical Anthologies on Environment and Climate
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8401961M
    ISBN 101404206876
    ISBN 109781404206878
    OCLC/WorldCa62281680

    SAGE Video Bringing teaching, learning and research to life. SAGE Books The ultimate social sciences digital library. SAGE Reference The complete guide for your research journey. SAGE Navigator The essential social sciences literature review tool. SAGE Business Cases Real world cases at your fingertips. CQ Press Your definitive resource for politics, policy and people. Planet Earth is a British television series produced by the BBC Natural History years in the making, it was the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC and also the first to be filmed in high definition. The series received multiple awards, including four Emmy Awards, a Peabody Award, and an award from the Royal Television er(s): George Fenton.

    In this book an attempt has been made to present an overview of Planet Earth, from its origins to its evolution over aeons and the impact of humans on Earth’s biosphere and natural resources and looks at the possibilities of stopping further degradation of Earth’s ecosystems with effective use of the new knowledge of natural and human history. Beyond Earth is a nonfiction popular science book with a couple of tricks up its sleeve. First, it mixes in a near-future science fiction story as it covers our current understanding of planetary science, rocket science along with the physical and psychological effects of space travel/5.

      Urban Planet, a new open-access edited volume on sustainable urban development, is launched. The book is a collaborative project within Future Earth and emphasises the need for a new knowledge generation agenda, given the urgency of understanding the sustainability challenges and options for a rapidly urbanising planet. The urban future is a critical determinant of . Essays and criticism on Comic Books - Historical And Critical Perspectives a man come to Earth from another planet, metabolically adapted for a greater gravity and far harsher environmental.


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Get this from a library. Critical perspectives on planet earth. [Jennifer Viegas;] -- Examines contemporary issues effecting the quality of life on Earth, covering such topics as global climate change, threats to wildlife, and a dramatic increase in world population.

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You won't be /5(). Earth Perspectives. The view from space allows us to observe the entire Earth as a planet. Scientifically, NASA initiated the concept of “Earth System Science” to describe that the Earth’s climate system is an interactive system with many feedbacks [connections].

The book Our Changing Planet: The View From Space is full of Author: Holli Riebeek. Claude Henry and Laurence Tubiana have written a critical book at a critical time.

Earth at Risk is an in-depth, detailed account of the challenge our world faces, coupled with provocative suggestions of a path forward. Chapter after chapter provides essential context of the threats, grist for the debate over how to confront them, and required reading for policy-makers wrestling with reality.

Rare Earth: Why Complex Life Is Uncommon in the Universe is a popular science book about xenobiology by Peter Ward, a geologist and evolutionary biologist, and Donald E. Brownlee, a cosmologist and book is the origin of the term 'Rare Earth Hypothesis' which, like the book's authors, assert that complex life is rare in the her: Copernicus.

This book stresses the underlying questions of power, interests, authority, and legitimacy that shape environmental debates, and it provides readers with a global range of perspectives on the critical challenges facing the planet and its people.

(source: Nielsen Book Data). Earth An Insider’s Guide to a Rapidly Changing Planet responds to a public increasingly concerned about the deterioration of Earth’s natural systems, offering readers a wealth of perspectives on our shared ecological past, and on the future trajectory of planet Earth.

This book stresses the underlying questions of power, interests, authority, and legitimacy that shape environmental debates, and it provides readers with a global range of perspectives on the critical challenges facing the planet and its people.

What distinguishes The Earth Book from other similar titles are the bright, bubbly, a-kid-could-have-drawn-this artwork and the accessible planet-saving actions readers can take: using both sides of a paper, turning off the faucet when brushing, riding bikes, saving leftovers, etc.

To me, however, there is a rather clear disconnect between some. Sincea book co-edited by Geoff Dabelko, professor of Environmental Studies and associate dean at the Ohio University Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs, has led the conversation about international environmental politics.

Now, “Green Planet Blues– Critical Perspectives on Global Environmental Politics” is out in a newly updated sixth edition, published by Routledge. Earth Perspectives ceased to be published by SpringerOpen as of October SpringerOpen will continue to host an archive of all articles previously.

- 99/ To be used in conjunction with the Perspectives of the Earth. Student's manual and the Perspectives of the Earth. Teacher's guide. - 99/ Committed to seeing our planet as a floating two-dimensional circle, they appealed precisely to objectivity, critical judgment and the quest for truth." As I write this and as you read it, and indeed for several million years into the future, there will be a dummy named Starman in a red Tesla cruising through outer space, playing an infinite 4/5.

This book stresses the underlying questions of power, interests, authority, and legitimacy that shape environmental debates, and it provides readers with a global range of perspectives on the critical challenges facing the planet and its people.

Subject headings Environmental policy. Sustainable development. Green movement. ISBN. His most recent book is The Story of Earth: The First Billion Years from Stardust to Living Planet (Viking-Penguin, ), which explores the intricate co Author: Robert M. Hazen.

Our Planet Earth • 5 G od’s Design for Heaven and Earth is a series that has been designed for use in teaching earth science to elementary and middle school students. It is divided into three books: Our Universe, Our Planet Earth, and Our Weather and Water.

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