Earth System

ISBN-10: 0131420593

ISBN-13: 9780131420595

Edition: 2nd 2004 (Revised)

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Description: For courses in Earth Systems Science offered in departments of Geology, Earth Science, Geography and Environmental Science. The first textbook of its kind that addresses the issues of global change from a true Earth systems perspective, The Earth System offers a solid emphasis on lessons from Earth's history that may guide decision-making in the future. The text is more quantitative than the standard Earth science book, but the authors have remained sensitive to the needs of non-science majors.

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Book details

List price: $122.60
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 8/6/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 432
Size: 8.00" wide x 10.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.310
Language: English

Global Change
Daisyworld: An Introduction to Systems
Global Energy Balance: The Greenhouse Effect
The Atmospheric Circulation System
The Circulation of the Oceans
Modeling the Atmosphere-Ocean System
Circulation of the Solid Earth: Plate Tectonics
Recycling of the Elements: The Carbon Cycle
Focus on the Biota: Metabolism, EcoSystems and Biodiversity
Origin of the Earth and of Life
Effect of Life on the Atmosphere: The Rise of Oxygen and Ozone
Long-Term Climate Regulation
Biodiversity Through Earth History
Pleistocene Glaciations
Short-Term Climate Variability
Global Warming
Ozone Depletion
Human Threats to Biodiversity
Climate Stability on Earth and Earth-Like Planets
Units and Unit Conversions
Temperature Conversions
Periodic Table
Useful Facts
Glossary
Index
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