IB Environmental Systems and Societies by Jill RutherfordIB Environmental Systems and Societies by Jill Rutherford

IB Environmental Systems and Societies

byJill Rutherford

Paperback | August 1, 2012

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The only DP resources developed with the IB.Developed with the IB for the latest syllabus, this text builds critical thought and international-mindedness accurately mapped to the IB syllabus at SL and HL. Written by an IB Consultant and experienced teacher, it is packed with current and controversial case studies to shape globally awarelearners.
Jill Rutherford is well-respected in her field.
Title:IB Environmental Systems and SocietiesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:376 pages, 10.87 × 8.62 × 0.65 inPublished:August 1, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198389140

ISBN - 13:9780198389149


Table of Contents

1. Historical overview of the modern environment movement2. Environmental perspectives3. Ecosystems4. Systems: a theoretical framework5. Biodiversity6. Conservation of biodiversity7. The issue of global warming8. Population dynamics9. Resources - natural capital10. Energy resources11. Water resources12. Soil resources13. Food resources14. Succession15. Pollution management16. Practical work and ideas17. Writing your extended essay18. Exam preparation and sample questions19. Answers to examination-style questions20. DirectoryEssay by Tejas EwingIndex

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