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Consider a Spherical Cow : A course in environmental problem solving - John Harte

Consider a Spherical Cow

A course in environmental problem solving

Paperback Published: 17th January 1988
ISBN: 9780935702583
Number Of Pages: 238

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This innovative compendium offers a variety of techniques for approaching contemporary environmental problems. Challenging, real-world situations and worked-out solutions provide the means both for gaining insights into the process of problem solving and for thinking quantitatively and creatively about such environmental concerns as energy and water resources, food production, indoor air pollution, acid rain, and human influences on climate.

Warm-Up Exercises Tools of the Trade Steady-State Box Models and Residence Times Thermodynamics and Energy Transfer Chemical Reactions and Equilibria Non-Steady-State Box Models Biogeochemistry Climatology Survival of Populations Appendix: Useful Numbers Glossary Bibliography Answers to Exercises Index

ISBN: 9780935702583
ISBN-10: 093570258X
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 238
Published: 17th January 1988
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.11 x 18.29  x 1.52
Weight (kg): 0.5
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: New edition