Environment And Society by Charles HarperEnvironment And Society by Charles Harper

Environment And Society

byCharles HarperEditorCharles Harper

Paperback | July 7, 2011

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Environment and Society relates to a diverse audience and encompasses viewpoints from a variety of natural and social science approaches.

This integrative book about human-environment relations connects many issues about human societies, ecological systems, and environments with data and perspectives from different fields of study. Its viewpoint is primarily sociological and it is designed for courses in Environmental Sociology and Environmental Issues, or taught in departments of Sociology, Environmental Studies, Anthropology, Political Science, and Human Geography.

Charles Harper is a professor of sociology at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. As a member of the faculty there since 1968, he has developed and taught numerous courses in the sociology department. Dr. Harper¿s teaching and scholarly interests inolve the study of social change, globalization, the sociology of religion, social ...
Title:Environment And SocietyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 9 × 6.9 × 0.7 inPublished:July 7, 2011Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0205820530

ISBN - 13:9780205820535


Table of Contents

1. Environment, Human Systems, and Social Science 2. Humans and the Resources of the Earth: Sources and Sinks  3. Global Climate Change  4. Energy and Society  5. Population, Environment, and Food  6. Globalization, Growth, and Sustainability  7. Transforming Structures. Markets and Politics  8. Environmentalism. Ideology and Collective Action