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look at the political geography of environmental management
by (Department of Geography, University College Dublin) in (Dublin)
Written in English
|Series||LLASS working paper -- no.17|
|Contributions||University College Dublin. Department of Geography., Landscape and Life : Appropriate Scales for Sustainable Development (Cross-Disciplinary Forum) (1993-1994 : University College, Dublin, Ireland)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||27|
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