Social Problem3 - nations are shortchanged. Ecology refers...

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Social Problems The Environment • Environmental problems are not confined within political borders. The oceans, rivers, lakes, and air are shared by the world’s inhabitants. If a corporation or a nation pollutes, the world’s citizens are the victims. If the tropical forests are destroyed, we are all affected. If a country wastes finite resources or uses more than its proportionate share, the other
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Unformatted text preview: nations are shortchanged. Ecology refers to the study of the interaction of living organisms and the natural environment. The natural environment refers to the earths surface and atmosphere, including various living organisms, as well as the air, water, soil, and other resources necessary to sustain life....
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