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Essential Environment: The Science Behind the Stories, 5th Edition

Jay H Withgott

Matthew Laposata, Kennesaw State University

©2015 |Pearson | Out of print


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Essential Environment: The Science Behind the Stories, Fifth Edition engages students using current, integrated case studies that provide a context for understanding science and environmental concerns in a brief, 18-chapter text. Jay Withgott and Matt Laposata present the latest understanding of environmental science along with expanded FAQ discussions that address common student misconceptions and with new Data Analysis questions that build quantitative literacy.

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