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Published by Springer .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Central government policies,
  • The Environment,
  • Economics - General,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Environmental Economics,
  • Science / Environmental Science,
  • Environmental policy,
  • Environmental management,
  • Environmental Studies

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsPier Vellinga (Editor), Frans Berkhout (Editor), J. Gupta (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages364
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9369063M
ISBN 100792352068
ISBN 109780792352068

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