AUTHORS: Miller/Spoolman - ©2015
"Inspiring people to care about the planet." In the new edition of LIVING IN THE ENVIRONMENT, 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 200 new photos, maps, and illustrations that bring course concepts to life. Using sustainability as the integrating theme, LIVING IN THE ENVIRONMENT 18e, provides clear introductions to the multiple environmental problems that we face and balanced discussions to evaluate potential solutions. In addition to the integration of new and engaging National Geographic content, every chapter has been thoroughly updated and 18 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 LIVING IN THE ENVIRONMENT offers additional exclusive National Geographic content, including high-quality videos on important environmental problems and efforts being made to address them. Team up with Mller/Spoolman’s, LIVING IN THE ENVIRONMENT and the National Geographic Society for the most inspiring introduction to environmental science available!
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