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Sustainable Development in Western Europe

Coming to Terms with Agenda 21 (Environmental Politics (Frank Cass Paperback))

by Tim O"riordan

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainability,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Political Science,
  • Western Continental Europe,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • General,
  • European Union countries

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7799947M
    ISBN 100714643769
    ISBN 109780714643762

    Sustainable development recasts the role of environment in human affairs—from something that can be used and degraded to something that must be protected and restored in order to sustain human well-being and quality of life. The United States, which has 5% percent of the world’s population but consumes one quarter to one third of the [ ]. Western Europe Active Venture Partners – Active Venture Partners» Western Europe - Sustainable BusinessSustainable Business At Active Venture Partners we invest in the early and expansion stage of technology enabled, scalable companies.


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