Foundations of Earth Science (8th Edition)

For all introductory Earth Science courses.

 

Digital Content and Experiences Bring Earth Science To Life

Ideal for undergraduates with little or no science background,  Foundations of Earth Science provides a student-friendly, highly visual, non-technical survey of our physical environment with balanced, up-to-date coverage of geology, oceanography, astronomy, and meteorology. Foundations of Earth Science is the brief, paperback version of the best-selling Earth Science by Lutgens and Tarbuck, and designed for introductory courses in Earth science. The new 8th Edition facilitates active learning by incorporating learning objectives throughout each chapter to provide students with a structured learning path. The learning path is tied to chapter objectives, giving students opportunities to demonstrate their understanding at the end of each section.

 

The 8th Edition uses the BouncePages image recognition app (available at no charge on both iOS and Android stores) to connect students’ digital devices to the print textbook, enhancing their reading and learning experience. Lutgens/Tarbuck’s innovative SmartFigures feature has been expanded, adding new digital content via Project Condor, Mobile Field Trips by Michael Collier, Animated Figures, and additional tutorial videos from Callan Bentley. This edition also includes Mastering Geology, the most complete, easy-to-use, engaging tutorial and assessment tool available.

 

Also Available with Mastering Geology

Mastering™ Geology is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Interactive, self-paced tutorials provide individualized coaching to help students stay on track. With a wide range of activities available, students can actively learn, understand, and retain even the most difficult concepts.

Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; Mastering Geology does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with Mastering Geology, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information.

If you would like to purchase both the physical text and Mastering Geology, search for:

0134127641/ 9780134127644 Foundations of Earth Science Plus Mastering Geology with eText -- Access Card Package

Package consists of:

0134184815 / 9780134184814 Foundations of Earth Science 0134251881 / 9780134251882 Mastering Geology with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Foundations of Earth Science Foundations of Earth Science , 8th  Edition is also available via Pearson eText, a simple-to-use, mobile, personalized reading experience that lets instructors connect with and motivate students – right in their eTextbook. Learn more.

 

 

 

 

3 comments on “Foundations of Earth Science (8th Edition)”

  1. I'm able to complete my college course 1. Required text for college course. So not much choice there.2. This is NOT the international version that can sometimes be found for less cost.Also the international version has chapters in different order and some different content.TIP: If you are a U.S.A. student get the "real" version -- even if it costs more -- as there are too many differences between versions to keep things straight.3. Bought used and delivered quickly.4. One...

  2. No Access Code Advertised as having the access code (it's litterally on the product title!) and does not come with one if you choose to rent. That information needs to be made much clearer, as the code is required for some classes.Contacting customer support to return and get my money back.

  3. Love not having a book that takes up my desk ... Ordered for a college class, for the Kindle. Love not having a book that takes up my desk space.

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