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Envisioning: A Sustainable Society

Learning Our Way Out (Suny Series in Environmental Public Policy)

by Lester W. Milbrath

  • 13 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainability,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Social change,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Economic policy,
  • Environmental policy,
  • Human ecology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages420
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8160390M
    ISBN 100791401634
    ISBN 109780791401637

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