eBook Sociology Reference Guide: Nature & the Environment, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429834765
  • ISBN-13: 9781429834766
  • DDC: 304.2
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 67 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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The Sociology Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various sociological topics. This volume investigates the relationship between society and the environment. The study of the natural world is centuries old, yet the detrimental impact of human development on the environment is a relatively new topic that has formally developed in the last century.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Environmental Issues & Society.
2: The Environmental Deficit.
3: Society & the Natural Environment.
4: Environmental Sustainability.
5: Sociology of the Built Environment.
6: Trends in Global Population Growth.
7: Public Safety: Natural Disasters.
8: Animals & Human Society.