Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Environmental Science” as Want to Read:
Environmental Science
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Environmental Science

3.69  ·  Rating details ·  39 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Updated Throughout With The Latest Environmental Information, Issues, And Facts, The New Eighth Edition Of Environmental Science Provides A Clear Introduction To The Environmental Topics Facing Society Today And Offers Many Possible Solutions On How We Can Move Towards A More Sustainable Way Of Life. The Author Focuses On The Root Cause Of Many Environmental Problems And T ...more
Paperback, 632 pages
Published January 17th 2009 by Jones & Bartlett Publishers (first published 1993)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Environmental Science, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Environmental Science

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30)
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Danielle
Apr 29, 2012 rated it liked it
This text was very informative but you could definitely see Chiras' bias throughout. There were some grammatical mistakes. But overall, this book must have been remotely interesting for a text book considering that I read over 3/4 of its 600+ pages in less than three weeks.
Sarah N
Apr 15, 2013 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Too politically correct for me.
Leans to much to the left.
Mel McElroy
rated it it was ok
Apr 27, 2016
Helen
rated it did not like it
Jul 08, 2012
Akhtar Ali
rated it liked it
Dec 18, 2017
Noora
rated it really liked it
Sep 14, 2013
Shi Raz
rated it it was amazing
Nov 06, 2016
Abdallah Mohammed
rated it it was amazing
Nov 30, 2012
Brandon
rated it it was amazing
Feb 07, 2014
Emerson Millsap
rated it did not like it
Dec 01, 2017
Alex D.
rated it did not like it
Dec 28, 2015
Brian Dichter
rated it liked it
May 13, 2014
Rath
rated it it was amazing
Sep 01, 2015
Giandwi
rated it it was amazing
May 15, 2013
Jayce Mae
rated it really liked it
Jul 13, 2016
Amanda
rated it it was amazing
Aug 18, 2010
Gretchen
rated it did not like it
Jul 04, 2012
Rabeea Butt
rated it liked it
May 23, 2014
Sayantee Roy
rated it it was amazing
Jul 25, 2015
Chuck Yanez
rated it it was amazing
Jun 07, 2014
Brianna Musselman
rated it it was ok
Sep 09, 2014
Kelly
rated it it was amazing
May 03, 2016
Marnelli Sonza
rated it it was amazing
Nov 03, 2012
Jacqueline
rated it it was amazing
Sep 07, 2016
Peter Jacobsson
rated it liked it
Jul 22, 2012
Sandra Pomer
rated it it was amazing
Mar 14, 2014
Ecatarina Grant
rated it it was amazing
Apr 25, 2016
Robert Hult
rated it it was amazing
Sep 08, 2013
Sandhiya.s
rated it it was amazing
Aug 30, 2013
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
9 followers
Dan has spent much of the past 30 years studying sustainability and applying what he has learned in solar energy, natural building, and green building to his residences, and most of the last ten plus years sharing the practical knowledge he has gained through writing, lectures, slide shows, and workshops.

Dan Chiras paid his last electric bill in June of 1996. It is not that he has disavowed the u
...more