The Resource 10 minute ecologist : 20 answered questions for busy people facing environmental issues, John Janovy, Jr

10 minute ecologist : 20 answered questions for busy people facing environmental issues, John Janovy, Jr

Label
10 minute ecologist : 20 answered questions for busy people facing environmental issues
Title
10 minute ecologist
Title remainder
20 answered questions for busy people facing environmental issues
Statement of responsibility
John Janovy, Jr
Title variation
Ten minute ecologist
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"John Janovy, Jr., a professor of biological sciences and author of the ecological classic Keith County Journal, provides the curious reader with a much-needed primer in environmental issues - a beginner's guide to our planet, Earth."--BOOK JACKET. "10 Minute Ecologist offers guidance to help both the busy professional who has no time to go back to school and take Bio 1 and the budding young environmentalist."--BOOK JACKET
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Janovy, John
Dewey number
577
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH541.13
LC item number
.J35 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Ecology
Target audience
adult
Label
10 minute ecologist : 20 answered questions for busy people facing environmental issues, John Janovy, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Thomas Dunne book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [123]-127)
Contents
  • 5.
  • what is water?
  • 6.
  • what is air?
  • 7.
  • who eats whom?
  • 8.
  • who beats whom?
  • 9.
  • what is an ecosystem?
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • why are the tropics so complicated?
  • 11.
  • why is the arctic so fragile?
  • 12.
  • why study islands?
  • 13.
  • how is real estate really divided up?
  • 14.
  • how many is too many?
  • how do we humans view the world?
  • 15.
  • how long is short? - or, how short is long?
  • 16.
  • what good is a swamp?
  • 17.
  • why are ecologists such nerds?
  • 18.
  • why do scientists argue?
  • 19.
  • do we humans live by the same rules as beetles?
  • 2.
  • 20.
  • did god make the earth in seven days?
  • what is a species?
  • 3.
  • what is biodiversity?
  • 4.
  • what is dirt?
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 127 p.
Isbn
9780312170431
Lccn
97013785
System control number
  • OCM36776417
  • CARL036776417
Label
10 minute ecologist : 20 answered questions for busy people facing environmental issues, John Janovy, Jr
Publication
Note
"A Thomas Dunne book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [123]-127)
Contents
  • 5.
  • what is water?
  • 6.
  • what is air?
  • 7.
  • who eats whom?
  • 8.
  • who beats whom?
  • 9.
  • what is an ecosystem?
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • why are the tropics so complicated?
  • 11.
  • why is the arctic so fragile?
  • 12.
  • why study islands?
  • 13.
  • how is real estate really divided up?
  • 14.
  • how many is too many?
  • how do we humans view the world?
  • 15.
  • how long is short? - or, how short is long?
  • 16.
  • what good is a swamp?
  • 17.
  • why are ecologists such nerds?
  • 18.
  • why do scientists argue?
  • 19.
  • do we humans live by the same rules as beetles?
  • 2.
  • 20.
  • did god make the earth in seven days?
  • what is a species?
  • 3.
  • what is biodiversity?
  • 4.
  • what is dirt?
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 127 p.
Isbn
9780312170431
Lccn
97013785
System control number
  • OCM36776417
  • CARL036776417

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