Environmental Studies and Ethics deals with the various dimensions of environment in an integrated, multidisciplinary and holistic manner. It has been written as per the core module syllabus recommended by the UGC, with modifications to suit the requirements of the University of Jharkhand. The book provides the latest introductory view of essential topics in environmental studies in a simple and easy to understand style.
Unit 1: Definition, Scope and Importance of Environmental Studies Unit 2: Man, Environment and Society Unit 3: Social Issues and Environment Unit 4: Human Population and the Environment Unit 5: Environmental Pollution Unit 6: Natural Resources Unit 7: Ecosystems Unit 8: Biodiversity and its Conservation Appendices Index.
Gouri Suresh :- is a reader in the Department of Botany at Jamshedpur Women's College, Jamshedpur. She completed her M.Sc. in Botany from Calicut University in 1971 and Ph.D. from Ranchi University in 1993. She has a teaching experience of more than three decades. She was the Co-ordinator of the 3-year UGS sponsored Vocational Degree Course in Environment and Water Management conducted in her college from 2000 to 2006. She has many research papers in various national and international journals to her credit. Her first book in the field was ';Environmental Studies and Ethics' has also been published by I.K. International Publishing House Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi.