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The last taboo : opening the door on the global sanitation crisis

Author: Maggie Black; Ben Fawcett
Publisher: London ; Sterling : Earthscan, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Except in schoolboy jokes, the subject of human waste is rarely aired. This title seeks the elimination of the 'Great Distaste' so that people without political clout or economic muscle can claim  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maggie Black; Ben Fawcett
ISBN: 9781844075430 1844075435 9781844075447 1844075443
OCLC Number: 442527579
Description: XVIII, 254 str. : ilustr. ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword * Preface * A Short History of the Unmentionable * Runaway Urbanization and the Rediscovery of Filth * In Dignity and Health * Pit Stops: The Expanding Technological Menu * Selling Sanitation to New Users * Shitty Livelihoods, or What? * Bringing on the New Sanitary Revolution * Index
Responsibility: Maggie Black and Ben Fawcett.

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