Environmental Studies (Bangalore Univ)

ISBN Number : 978-93-5299-372-7

Student Price : Rs.295

Student Dollar Price : 12$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2018

No. Of Pages : 350

Book Weight :450

About The Book

It gives us immense pleasure in presenting the first edition of the book titled "Ability Enhancement" under the new CBCS syllabus of first semester UG course of Bangalore University. The book on Ability Enhancement will prove beneficial to those involved in environmental studies, environmental management, community health practice and the like.

An environmental science is a vast and multidisciplinary science that involves the study of natural resources of land, water, and air. The Text Book on Ability Enhancement comprehensively covers numerous aspects of this vast subject. The book focuses on the causes of environmental problems and methods and ways of mitigating these causes. It covers topics such as bio-statistics, principles of analytic method, disaster management, various chemical processes operating in the environment, greenhouse gases emissions, global warming, among others.

Because environmental dis-harmonies occur as a result of the interaction between humans and the natural world. It is important to have a historical perspective, appreciate economic and political realities, recognize the role of different social experiences and ethical backgrounds, and integrate these with the science that describes the natural world and how we affect it. Ability Enhancement incorporates all of these sources of information when discussing any environmental issue. Furthermore, the authors have endeavored to present a balanced view of issues, diligently avoiding personal biases and fashionable philosophies. Ability Enhancement is intended as a text for a one-semester, introductory course of Bangalore University for students with a wide variety of career goals. They will find it interesting and informative. The central theme is multi-disciplinary approach.

This book covers seven chapters. It is organized to provide an even, logical flow of concepts and to provide clear illustrations of the major environmental issues of today.


Contents -

1. Introduction to Environmental Studies
2. Eco System
3. Natural Resources: Renewal and Non-Renewable Resources
4. BIO Diversity and Conservation
5. Environmental Pollution
6. Environment Policies and Practices
7. Human Communities and The Environment
8. Model Field Work Reports
Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

About The Author

Dr. K. Ramachandra, has to his credit M.Com.(Rank Holder), MBA., DPM & IR, LLB., and Ph.D., and over two decades of teaching and research experience in the field of Commerce and Management disciplines. He was a High Court Advocate with strong base and exposure on business, taxation, and I PR trade laws. He has produced several Ph.Ds and M.Phils. He has published several International Research Papers in Journals, Magazines and Newspapers of Global Repute. Currently working as Professor and Head of the Department of Commerce and Management, Maharani`s Arts, Commerce and Management College for Women, Bangalore, a NAAC accredited `A` Grade College. A prolific writer and received wide spread acclaim for his power brand books - Services Management, International Finance, Indian Constitution, International Business Laws, Marketing, Research Methodology and the like. He also holds the position of Presidentship of Bangalore University Teachers` Council of Commerce and Management. He is a resource person visiting several B-Schools in India. He is a known personality among the teaching and student community. Formerly he worked as Professor and Head of the Department of Commerce and Management, Government Boys`College, Kolar, as mark of rural service. E-mail: [email protected]

Prof. Alla Bakash S. is an Associate Professor in Commerce. Hasanath College for Women. Bangalore University. He is also serving as Incharge Principal in Hasanath College. Bangalore. He has a teaching experience of more than 1S years in the field of commerce and management. He has pursued his doctoral degree on the topic "Impact of Foreign Banks on Indian Banking System". He has organised a number of seminars and workshops. He has presented a number of research papers in state, national and international seminars and conferences. His areas of interest include subjects like Taxation. Business Economics. Statistics. Banking. Corporate law. Business Law. Management. Strategic Management.

Dr. S. Nagabhushana, M.Com., MBA, Ph.D., NET, SET, PDF, is the Faculty of and Coordinator, PG Department of Commerce in Hasanath College, Bangalore and having more than 10 Year of experience to his account in various industries like NBFC, Insurance, Commercial Finance and in IT/ITES Multinationals as Finance and Accounts professional and more than 5 year of experience in teaching to higher education. He has several publications and a few books to his account had participated and presented several papers in National and International seminars conducted by various institutions.

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