• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Biosphere

  • By: Thomas R. Engel & Klaus Müller-Hohenstein
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

The biosphere is the planet's fragile ecosystem and environment where life exists. Its change during the Anthropocene era demonstrates globalization from an ecological perspective. The biosphere is relevant for global studies, as it is the crucial but increasingly damaged basis ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles