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Beyond Brundtland

Thijs de la Court

Beyond Brundtland

green development in the 1990s

by Thijs de la Court

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Published by Zed Books, New Horizons Press in London, Atlantic Highlands, N.J., USA, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic development -- Environmental aspects -- Developing countries.,
  • Economic development -- Environmental aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementThijs de la Court ; translated by Ed Bayens and Nigel Harle.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD75.6 .C69513 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination139 p. :
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20354977M
    ISBN 100862329043, 0945257279

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