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The Nature of the Environment

by Andrew S. Goudie

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7610426M
ISBN 100631224637
ISBN 109780631224631

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The Nature of the Environment. The fourth edition of this highly acclaimed text on the natural environment of the earth has now been thoroughly revised and updated and includes a new chapter on The Organic World, more "windows", new illustrations, and a range of other features/5.

This anthology of spiritual treatments of nature and the environment presents an uplifting and universal approach to appreciating the natural order from a Muslim perspective.

Each chapter is introduced with a passage from the Qur’an and followed by pieces that highlight the human role in maintaining balance in the world.5/5(2). The Ideal of Nature is a thought-provoking look at the multifaceted topics of biotechnology and the environment through an array of lenses that leave the reader feeling grounded and inspired to explore greater depths of bioethics while avoiding the pitfalls of becoming immersed in extremes.".5/5(1).

In the dramatic narratives that comprise The Republic of Nature, Mark Fiege reframes the canonical account of American history based on the simple but radical premise that nothing in the nation's past can be considered apart from the natural circumstances in which it ting historical icons so familiar that schoolchildren learn to take them for granted, he/5.

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In its first two editions this book has established itself as one of the most widely used environmental geography textbooks of the English–speaking world.

The main new features of the third edition are twenty two ′windows′, each of which describes either a key process Author: Andrew S. Goudie.

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