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Children and pollution

Colleen F. Moore

Children and pollution

why scientists disagree

by Colleen F. Moore

  • 246 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pediatric toxicology,
  • Environmental toxicology,
  • Pollution -- Psychological aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementColleen F. Moore.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA1225 .M667 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22552151M
    ISBN 109780195386660
    LC Control Number2008041656

    once upon a time there was a boy called bob. bob learned in school about pollution and wanted to make a change and help the world from pollution and w. Teaching Children About Air Pollution. Young people need to understand that they can make a difference in our planet's health, too. Our goal is to help you teach children about timely topics like air quality, air pollution, and climate change, and to help you talk about actions that can make Earth's air .

      Colleen Moore is professor of psychology at the University of Wisconsin, United States. Her book reviews how pollution affects children's development, looks at issues regarding how science and ethics are involved in environmental policy, and expands on the precautionary principle adopted in a United Nations declaration. The book "Children and Pollution: Why Scientists Disagree" (, Oxford University Press) is the only book that reviews the scientific evidence about how pollution affects child development. This book is a battle manual for the green movement.

    pollution, contamination of the environment as a result of human activities. The term pollution refers primarily to the fouling of air, water, and land by wastes (see air pollution; water pollution; solid waste).In recent years it has come to signify a wider range of disruptions to environmental quality. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Water Pollution from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. Home» Browse» Science and Technology» Environmental and Earth Sciences» Water Pollution.


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