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Social dimensions of contemporary environmental issues

Social dimensions of contemporary environmental issues

international perspectives

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Published by Tilburg University Press in Tilburg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental sciences -- International cooperation.,
  • Environmental sciences -- Social aspects.,
  • Environmentalism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Peter Ester and Wolfgang Schluchter.
    ContributionsEster, P., Schluchter, Wolfgang, 1938-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE105 .S63 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 231 p. :
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL741066M
    ISBN 109036195071
    LC Control Number97132889

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