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A dictionary of environmental economics, science, and policy

Author: R Quentin Grafton; Linwood H Pendleton; Harry W Nelson
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : E. Elgar Pub., ©2001.
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This comprehensive Dictionary is an important reference tool for all those interested in environmental science and environmental studies. Written in a clear and accessible style, the dictionary includes over three thousand up-to-date entries, all accompanied by a detailed yet straightforward definition covering all aspects of the subject.
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Grafton, R. Quentin, 1962-
Dictionary of environmental economics, science, and policy.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : E. Elgar Pub., ©2001
(DLC) 2001023719
(OCoLC)46420144
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: R Quentin Grafton; Linwood H Pendleton; Harry W Nelson
ISBN: 1843768623 9781843768623
OCLC Number: 53970552
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (liii, 362 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Acknowledgements --
Preface --
Introduction --
Economics for the environment : a primer --
International environmental problems : a primer --
Environmental systems, dynamics and modeling : a primer --
Annotated references : a starting point --
Dictionary of environmental economics, science, and policy --
References --
Appendix 1 : Greek alphabet --
Appendix 2 : Roman numerals --
Appendix 3 : Système Internationale units --
Appendix 4 : prefixes of the Système Internationale (SI) --
Appendix 5 : common abbreviations --
Appendix 6 : geological time --
Appendix 7 : selected environmental treaties and conventions.
Responsibility: R. Quentin Grafton, Linwood H. Pendleton, Harry W. Nelson.

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