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Environment and Society

The Enduring Conflict

by Allen Schnaiberg

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by The Blackburn Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental Science,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Ecology,
  • Sociology,
  • Environmental policy,
  • Science / Environmental Science,
  • Science : Life Sciences - Ecology,
  • Social Science : Sociology - General,
  • Social ecology,
  • Environmental Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8800190M
    ISBN 101930665008
    ISBN 109781930665002

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