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Principles of Environmental Science: Inquiry and Applications

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William Cunningham is a professor of cell biology at the University of Minnesota. He received a B.S. degree in biology from Southwest Texas State College in 1959 and a Ph.D. in botany from the University of Texas in 1963. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow at both the Wenner Gren Institute in Stockholm, Sweden, and Purdue University. He holds memberships in many biological/educational societies and organizations and has received numerous honors and awards. Dr. Cunningham has devoted himself to education and teaching development at the undergraduate level in biology. He began his educational career in structural biology but for the last 10-15 years has concentrated on environmental science, teaching courses such as Social Uses of Biology; Garbage, Government, and the Globe; Environmental Ethics; and Conservation History. Within the past four years, he has received both of the two highest teaching honors that the University of Minnesota bestows — The Distinguished Teaching Award and a $15,000 Amoco Alumni Award. This year he is serving as Faculty Mentor for younger faculty at the university, sharing the knowledge and teaching skills that he has gained during his distinguished career.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Understanding our Environment

Chapter 2: Principles of Ecology: Matter, Energy, and Life

Chapter 3: Populations, Communities, and Species Interaction

Chapter 4: Human Populations

Chapter 5: Biomes and Biodiversity

Chapter 6: Environmental Conservation: Forests, Grasslands, Parks, and Nature Preserves

Chapter 7: Food and Agriculture

Chapter 8: Environmental Health and Toxicology

Chapter 9: Air: Climate and Pollution

Chapter 10: Water: Resources and Pollution

Chapter 11: Environmental Geology and Earth Resources

Chapter 12: Energy

Chapter 13: Solid and Hazardous Waste

Chapter 14: Sustainability and Human Development

Chapter 15: Environmental Science and Policy

Product Details

ISBN:
9780073133676
Author:
Cunningham, William P.
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math
Author:
Cunningham, Mary Ann
Author:
Cunningham Mary
Author:
Cunningham, William
Author:
Cunningham William
Subject:
Environmental Science
Subject:
Environmental Studies-General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Publication Date:
September 2004
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Pages:
424
Dimensions:
10.88x8.96x.95 in. 2.53 lbs.

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