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Meteorology Today - Media Update - 7th edition

Meteorology Today - Media Update (ISBN10: 049501298X; ISBN13: 9780495012986)
ISBN13: 978-0495012986
ISBN10: 049501298X

Summary: METEOROLOGY TODAY has for many years been one of the most widely used and authoritative texts for the introductory meteorology course. Each edition is extensively reviewed by leading researchers in the field to ensure that the text remains completely up-to-date and reflects today's current understanding of meteorological concepts. Author Donald Ahrens has been widely praised for his ability to explain relatively complicated ideas so that even under-prepared students ...show morecan understand them. The text's clear and inviting presentation is supplemented by numerous pedagogical features that help augment students' understanding. Introductory stories found at the beginning of each chapter draws students naturally into the discussion. In-chapter reviews then help students to consolidate their understanding as they read, while four types of end-of-chapter exercises provide opportunities for everything from further review to in-class discussion questions. Graphics are carefully designed and subsequently refined so that the key ideas clearly emerge. Many of the photos in the book are taken by the author and provide unmatched images of dramatic weather phenomena. A unique and popular feature over this title's seven editions has been the foldout cloud chart at the back of the book. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 7TH 03
Cover: Hardcover
Publisher: Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
Year Published: 2003
International: No

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