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Environment and society

a book of readings on environmental policy, attitudes, and values

by Robert T. Roelofs

  • 377 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental policy,
  • Human ecology,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementedited by Robert T. Roelofs, Joseph N. Crowley [and] Donald L. Hardesty.
    ContributionsCrowley, Joseph N., 1933- joint comp., Hardesty, Donald L., 1941- joint comp.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.E5 R63
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 374 p.
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5414893M
    ISBN 100132833824, 0132833743
    LC Control Number73006625

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