Physical Geology: The Science of Earth (2nd Edition)

Physical Geology: The Science of Earth (2nd Edition)

By: Charles Fletcher (author)Paperback

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Physical Geology: The Science of Earth, 2nd Edition provides students with a variety of ways to learn the content of physical geology and offer them an opportunity to learn through multiple intelligences. Throughout the text, the challenge of critical thinking and the high-interest of relevant subject matter is used to build on other knowledge. Physical Geology: The Science of Earth, 2nd Edition explores all the standard introductory Physical Geology topics using recent research, innovative pedagogy and a stunning art program to show students how they can take geology and apply it to their world as a whole.

Contents

Chapter 1 An Introduction to Geology Chapter 2 Solar System Chapter 3 Plate Tectonics Chapter 4 Minerals Chapter 5 Igneous Rock Chapter 6 Volcanoes Chapter 7 Weathering Chapter 8 Sedimentary Rock Chapter 9 Metamorphic Rock Chapter 10 Mountain Building Chapter 11 Earthquakes Chapter 12 Geologic Time Chapter 13 Earth's History Chapter 14 Climate Change Chapter 15 Glaciers and Paleoclimatology Chapter 16 Mass Wasting Chapter 17 Surface Water Chapter 18 Groundwater Chapter 19 Deserts and Wind Chapter 20 Coastal Geology Chapter 21 Marine Geology

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781118559680
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 704
  • ID: 9781118559680
  • weight: 1574
  • ISBN10: 1118559681
  • edition: 2nd Edition

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