AUTHORS: Miller/Spoolman - ©2015
In the new edition of ESSENTIALS OF ECOLOGY , authors Tyler Miller and Scott Spoolman have partnered with the National Geographic Society to develop a text designed to equip you with the knowledge to make a difference solving today’s environmental issues. Exclusive content highlights important work of National Geographic Explorers, and features over 100 new photos, maps, and illustrations that bring course concepts to life. Using sustainability as the integrating theme, ESSENTIALS OF ECOLOGY 7e, covers scientific principles and concepts, ecosystems, evolution, biodiversity, population ecology, and more. In addition to the integration of new and engaging National Geographic content, every chapter has been thoroughly updated and 6 new Core Case Studies offer current examples of present environmental problems and scenarios for potential solutions. The concept-centered approach used in the text transforms complex environmental topics and issues into key concepts that are easy to understand and remember. Overall, by framing the concepts with goals for more sustainable lifestyles, you will see how promising the future can be and your important role in shaping it. The MindTap online edition of ESSENTIALS OF ECOLOGY offers additional exclusive National Geographic content, including high-quality videos on important environmental problems and efforts being made to address them. Team up with Miller/Spoolman’s, ESSENTIALS OF ECOLOGY and the National Geographic Society for the most inspiring introduction to environmental science available!