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Social theory and the environment

by David Goldblatt

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Published by Polity Press in Cambridge, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental degradation.,
  • Social sciences -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [206]-242) and index.

    StatementDavid Goldblatt.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 247 p. ;
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16607823M
    ISBN 100745613284, 0745613268

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