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Natural Hazards Earth's Processes As Hazards, Disasters, and Catastrophes

ISBN-10: 0133907651
ISBN-13: 9780133907650
Edition: 4th 2015
List price: $119.20
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Description:  For an introductory-level course in natural hazardsNatural Hazards uses real-life examples of hazards and disasters to explore how and why they happen-and what we can do to limit their effects. The text's up-to-date coverage of recent disasters  More...

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Book details

List price: $119.20
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: Pearson Education
Publication date: 3/10/2014
Binding: Mixed Media
Pages: 576
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 3.036
Language: English

 For an introductory-level course in natural hazardsNatural Hazards uses real-life examples of hazards and disasters to explore how and why they happen-and what we can do to limit their effects. The text's up-to-date coverage of recent disasters brings a fresh perspective to the material. The Fourth Edition provides a new active learning approach, a fully updated visual program and revised pedagogy tools that highlight hallmark concepts of the text.  Students have access to an updated Hazard City, an online media resource which gives instructors meaningful, easy-to-assign, and easy-to-grade assignments in which students investigate virtual disasters in the fictional town of Hazard City.This program will provide an interactive and engaging learning experience for your students. Here's how:Provide a balanced approach to the study of natural hazards: Focus on globalization of our economy, information access, and human effects on our planet in a broader, more balanced approach to the study of natural hazards.Engage your students with "Hazard City": Students work through 11 different assignments by stepping into the role of a practicing geologist and analyzing potential disasters in the fictional town of Hazard City.Enhance understanding and comprehension of natural hazards: Newly revised stories and case studies give students a behind the scenes glimpse into the lives of survivors, professionals and hazardous events.Strong pedagogy tools reinforce the text's core features: The new chapter structure and design organizes the material into three major sections to help students learn, digest, and review learning objectives.   0133907651 / 9780133907650 Natural Hazards: Earth's Processes as Hazards, Disasters, and Catastrophes Plus MasteringGeology -- Access Card PackagePackage consists of:   0321939964 / 9780321939968 Natural Hazards: Earth's Processes as Hazards, Disasters, and Catastrophes0321970349 / 9780321970343 Hazard City for MasteringGeology -- Standalone Access Card -- for Hazard City

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