Books  Physical Sciences  Earth & Planetary Sciences  Geography  Environmental Geography 

Global Environmental Change: Past, Present and Future

TextbookOut of Print

By: KK Turekian

200 pages, Figs, tabs

Prentice-Hall (Pearson Education)

Paperback | Dec 1996 | #52256 | ISBN: 013303447X
Out of Print Details

About this book

Useful as a primary text in a variety of undergraduate courses.


Contents

1. The Changing Planet. 2. Chronology. 3. The Evolution of the Atmosphere. 4. Temperature Variation Over Time. 5. The Circulation of the Atmosphere and Oceans. 6. Sea Level. 7. Carbon Dioxide, Methane, and Global Warming. 8. Chlorinated Fluorocarbons (CFCs) and Stratospheric Ozone. 9. Acid Rain and Tropospheric Ozone. 10. Human Migration and Population Growth, and Environmental Change. 11. Natural Catastrophes and the History of Life. Epilog. Index.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Quaternary Deserts and Climatic Change

NHBS Price: £140.00 $176/€167 approx

Landscapes and Landforms of Italy

NHBS Price: £89.99 $113/€107 approx

Introducing Human Geographies

NHBS Price: £41.95 $53/€50 approx

Ecological Geography of the Sea

NHBS Price: £40.99 $52/€49 approx

Mediterranean Ecogeography

NHBS Price: £44.99 $57/€54 approx