Environment and Society

Environment and Society

Question

What is meant by the following terms/words
(a) Urban Ecology, (b) Environment, (c) Ecology.

Answer
(a) Urban Ecology : Social ecology as applied to the study of urban centres and cities. It is a specialized branch.

(b) Environment : It means geographic environment of human beings, i.e., temperature, water, land, air and everything surrounding them.

(c) Ecology : Study of relationship between living things (plant, animal and human beings and environment).

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