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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany, NY .
Written in English


  • Environmental education,
  • Environmental sciences -- Study and teaching

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Gregory A. Smith and Dilafruz R. Williams.
ContributionsSmith, Gregory A., 1948-, Williams, Dilafruz R., 1949-
LC ClassificationsGE70 .E26 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 244 p. :
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL348345M
ISBN 100791439852, 0791439860
LC Control Number98007525

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