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The politics of the environment

a survey
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Routledge , London, New York
Environmental policy., Environmental protection -- Political asp
Statementedited by Chukwumerije Okereke.
ContributionsOkereke, Chukwumerije.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGE170 .P655 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 289 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19520954M
ISBN 101857433416
ISBN 139781857433418
LC Control Number2008297421

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