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Understanding the Environment

Bridging the Disciplinary Divides

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by UNSW Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • The Environment,
  • Nature,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Human Geography,
  • General,
  • Communication in the environmental sciences,
  • Environmental sciences,
  • Intellectual cooperation,
  • Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsR. Quentin Grafton (Editor), Libby Robin (Editor), Robert J. Wasson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8331745M
    ISBN 10086840912X
    ISBN 109780868409122

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