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Kirkpatrick rated it it was amazing Nov 13, He is a private pilot with a flight instructor’s rating. Christopher Sund added it May 28, Geology and the Environment by Bernard Pipkin.

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Allysa Ivey rated it liked it May 17, This superior teaching package provides each student with fun, interactive learning opportunities. Gina Gresch marked it as to-read May 04, To further enhance the student’s learning experience, this edition is fully integrated, on a conceptual level and with book-specific interactivities, through means of the student tutorial system CengageNOW.

Books by Bernard Pipkin. Both human and non-human-induced climate change topics are discussed in a newly developed chapter called The Earth System and Climate Change. When the company decided to send him to Libya he decided it was time to become a college geology teacher. A tested market leader with an emphasis on how geology can improve the human condition, this new edition updates demographic statistics and the problems of overpopulation, reviewing what we have to do in order to create a sustainable society for the next generation.

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Mostafa marked it as to-read Dec 21, This stellar author team has the most field expertise, and the greatest depth of experience in bringing that field knowledge to the student, of any in this market.

Looking for beautiful books? Environmental GeologyNow is Web-based, assessment-driven, and completely flexible, offering a Personalized Study plan based to help students focus on the concepts they don’t yet understand. I wish there was more effort from authors to reinforce comprehensive understandings because there’s a lack of help from the author via end-of-chapter questions. Renata rated it liked it Aug 24, Pauley Chair in Environmental Analysis at the college, receiving this appointment in He has taught for 28 years at Citrus Community College in Glendora, California, and along the way has worked for the National Park Service, done field research on wnd in Alaska and California, visited numerous mines in the United States and Germany, picked up a Ph.

I wanted the chapters to elaborate on previously learned concepts by developing geology and environmental concepts instead of what the authors chose geklogy do, which was, “reference chapter X.

Geology and the Environment

Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions Had a picture of Caltech in it. Account Options Sign in. The chapters provide case studies which seek to help reinforce learned concepts in the chapter; this is helpful. TrentRichard W.

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PipkinDee D. His main research interests involve volcanic stratigraphy, igneous petrology and resources, but most recently has been exploring land use issues focusing on the American Environ,ent. This chapter sets the context for understanding how Man’s interaction with the Earth System is a contributor to climate change and global warming. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. The new edition also introduces a new feature called Questions to Ponder, which further encourages students to think critically about pressing issues of social and environmental importance.


In the 6th edition of this tested market leader the authors have fully integrated coverage of how climate change and global warming impact geologic processes. He and his wife, Faye, have three children.

It’s a bit outdated. The popular themes of remediation and prevention are highlighted in this new edition, which focuses on teaching students to analyze geological questions of pressing social and environmental importance through the acclaimed case study and “Critical Thinking” elements. Sahil rated it it was amazing Mar 24, Book ratings by Goodreads. I thought that the chapters could have done a better job in regard to reinforcing concepts by way of referencing back to previously read chapters.

Trivia About Geology and the E He is the first Stephen M. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Environmental GeologyNow is Web-based, assessment-driven, and completely flexible, offering a personalized learning plan based on each student’s quiz results to help students focus on the concepts they ggeology yet understand.