Linkages of sustainability

by Ernst StrГјngmann Forum (2008 Frankfurt, Germany)

Publisher: MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass

Written in English
Published: Pages: 532 Downloads: 732
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Subjects:

  • Sustainability -- Congresses,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- Congresses,
  • Sustainable development -- Congresses

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Thomas E. Graedel and Ester van der Voet ; program advisory committee, Thomas E. Graedel ... [et al.].
GenreCongresses
SeriesStrüngmann forum reports, Strüngmann Forum reports
ContributionsGraedel, T. E., Voet, E. van der.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGE195 .E76 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 532 p. :
Number of Pages532
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24117251M
ISBN 109780262013581
LC Control Number2009039035

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