Environment and Ecology - New Age International Download PDF



Environment and Ecology - New Age International Download PDF

About the Book:

This book has been designed in accordance and within the framework of the module syllabus of UPTU, on Environmental Studies. It will fulfill the basic need of the hour for a standard textbook for the course on Environment and Ecology for the undergraduate students of various disciplines-arts, science, commerce, engineering, medicine, pharmacy, management, law etc.

Salient Features:
  • Simple and lucid style of presentation of environment (physical and human) which will be found interesting by undergraduate students of all discipline.
  • Only essential scientific terms included and explained throughout the text.
  • Glossary of key terms at the end for refreshing the concept.
  • Feedback exercises in the last chapter for testing the knowledge of the subject.
The book is intended to carry forward the mission of the authors for promoting environmental education among the students all over the country. 

About the Author:

Arnab Kumar De, Reader in Chemistry, Raja Peary Mohan College, Uttarpara, West Bengal. He obtained Ph.D. from Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan. His research areas are water and air pollution monitoring, waste-water treatment etc. He has published several research papers in national and international journals and also popular science articles in well-known science magazines. He is co–author of Inorganic Chemistry and Analysis : Through Problems and Exercises, Environmental Studies and Man, Nature and Environment (New Age International (P) Limited, Publishers).
Contents:

Unit-I:

  • A. Environment
  • B. Human Activities and their Impact on Environment


  • Unit-II:

  • A. Natural Resources
  • B. Energy

    Unit-III:
  • A. Environmental Pollution
  • B. Current Environmental Issues

    Unit-IV:
  • Environmental Policies-Protection, Laws
  • Feedback Exercise (Objective Test)
  • Sample Question Papers
  • Audience:
    Geology and Mining,Energy and Environment,Bestsellers,Mining,U.P. Technical University,Geography