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Sustainability in action

Sustainability in action

sectoral and regional case studies

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Published by Edward Elgar Pub. in Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable development -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by Jörg Köhn, John Gowdy, Jan van der Straaten
    GenreCase studies
    SeriesAdvances in ecological economics series, Advances in ecological economics
    ContributionsKöhn, Jörg, 1959-, Gowdy, John M, Straaten, Jan van der
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.E5 S86645 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 302 p. :
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17029084M
    ISBN 101840640677
    LC Control Number00037605

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