Medical Geology: Volume 2: Effects of Geological Environments on Human Health - Developments in Earth and Environmental Sciences (Hardback)
  • Medical Geology: Volume 2: Effects of Geological Environments on Human Health - Developments in Earth and Environmental Sciences (Hardback)
zoom

Medical Geology: Volume 2: Effects of Geological Environments on Human Health - Developments in Earth and Environmental Sciences (Hardback)

(author)
£170.00
Hardback 502 Pages / Published: 31/03/2004
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket
Geology, one of the basic natural sciences, is proving to be of outstanding importance in solving problems relating to: agriculture exploitation of the Earth's mineral resources environmental issues soil preservation water energy and other resources protection against natural disasters (landslides, floods, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes) as well as human health. The main objective of the book Medical Geology: Effects of Geological Environments on Human Health is to show how the geological environment affects human health and to explore preventative methods for improvement. This monograph consists of the following five segments: Introduction Geological and other factors and their influence on the human health Subject, tasks and methods of geomedical discipline Regional medical geology Applied medical geology The topics covered in this book will be of interest to a wide circle of readers, including geologists, doctors, biologists, ecologists, planners and many others who are dedicated to the quality and protection of human health.

Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology
ISBN: 9780444516152
Number of pages: 502
Weight: 1020 g
Dimensions: 286 x 221 x 19 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"The topics covered in this book will be of interest to a wide circle of readers, including geologists, physicians, biologists...and many others who are dedicated to the quality and protections of human health." -Fakhry A. Assaad, Consultant Geologist and Data Analyst, in ENVIRONMENTAL GEOLOGY, JAN 2006 a unique medical scientific book that combines together several interrelated medical sciences with different branches of Earth Science and their implications on the environment and human health. Environmental Geology, 2005

You may also be interested in...

Gold
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Introducing Geomorphology
Added to basket
Geology of Ireland
Added to basket
Minerals: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket
Scotland's Beginnings
Added to basket
H2O
Added to basket
H2O
£9.99
Paperback
The Holocene
Added to basket
£33.95
Paperback
Set in Stone
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Geology and Landscapes of Scotland
Added to basket
Why Geology Matters
Added to basket
Foundations of Engineering Geology
Added to basket
The Universe Within
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.