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Nature, Environment and Society (Sociology for a Changing World)

by Philip W. Sutton

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Textbooks,
  • Sociology,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Human Geography,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Deep ecology,
  • Human ecology,
  • Nature,
  • Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10560363M
    ISBN 100333995686
    ISBN 109780333995686

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Here are some books about conservation and the relationship between people and the natural environment, recommended by National Geographic staff. Humans have always had an impact on the environment, but with the age of industry that impact has been ultra-magnified.

Population growth has been exponentiated, cities have become the primary place of residence, and the majority of the world is now out of touch with the workings of nature. Environment and Society: A Critical Introduction, 2nd Edition. Description. Substantially updated for the second edition, this engaging and innovative introduction to the environment and society uses key theoretical approaches to explore familiar objects.

Nature, environment and society. [Philip W Sutton] -- Tracing the origins and development of environmental groups and issues, this is a critical review of the most significant debates in environmental sociology.

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