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Environmental Studies is designed to meet the UGC guidelines for a compulsory course on Environmental Studies for undergraduate students of all disciplines. Assuming very little background in mathematics or science, it gives a balanced presentation of the major issues and concerns related to the environment. The book discusses the major environmental problems we face today: runaway growth, imperiled ecosystems, disappearing forests, endangered species, dwindling natural resources, dangerous toxic wastes, green laws, and other such issues.
It illustrates various problems, solutions, successes, and failures using more than real-life case studies from India and elsewhere. Written in a student-friendly manner, the text is enriched with a large number of illustrations. Salient Features.
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Rate Product. About Book: It covers all the major environmental topics but in a very concise form. Topics are written in Question and Answer formats, easy to grasp. A lot of examples given which makes it a delight to read.
Cons only from a civil services preparation perspective : It gives only a basic understanding of the topics does not go into deep which is needed for some topics now days. Summary: for a basic understanding of environment, just go for it!! Very benefical to aspirants of upsc. This book covers all aspects of environment, presented in a lucid manner, easy to understand concepts with many realistic examples, helpful for self preparing aspirants.
I had my doubts going for this book as I thought it would be other run of the mill books which only cater to questions asked in UPSC, without really bringing in conceptual clarity. I found this book to be really refreshing as well as a great source for clearing the basics. Abhishek Rao Jun, The book reached me well with in the estimated delivery date.
The book is nicely written and the packaging was also nice. A nice book to have at an affordable price. Very well written and detailed explanations with examples A good book for building basic concepts, written with some great illustration and real life examples. Nice books for those who want to research about environment topic. Have doubts regarding this product? Post your question. Safe and Secure Payments.
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Environmental Studies: From Crisis to Cure
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