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Pragmatic sustainability

Steven A. Moore

Pragmatic sustainability

theoretical and practical tools

by Steven A. Moore

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Published by Routledge in Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon, New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Steven A. Moore
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC79.E5 P677 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 291 p. :
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24433992M
ISBN 100415779383, 0415779375
ISBN 109780415779388, 9780415779371
LC Control Number2009025088
OCLC/WorldCa419263322

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