5 edition of Managing a material world found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by, Pier Vellinga, Frans Berkhout and Joyeeta Gupta.|
|Series||Environment & policy ;, v. 13|
|Contributions||Vellinga, P., Berkhout, F., Gupta, Joyeeta, 1964-, Vrije Universiteit te Amsterdam. Instituut voor Milieuvraagstukken|
|LC Classifications||TS161 .M35 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 348 p. :|
|Number of Pages||348|
|LC Control Number||98026527|
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