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Concise Lexicon of Environmental Terms

By: Malcolm Grant(Editor), Richard Hawkins(Editor)

256 pages, no illustrations

John Wiley & Sons

Paperback | Nov 1995 | #54023 | ISBN: 0471963577
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About this book

The Concise Lexicon of Environmental Terms is a unique guide to the complex language of contemporary environmental legislation and policy.

It includes:
- practical and concise definitions of over 650 environmental terms and reference
- information on the many different environmental organisations and how they can be contacted
- a guide to scientific abbreviations
- a glossary of acronyms
- a schedule of selected EC directives
- further references where appropriate

The lexicon will be a vital source of information for lawyers, particularly when dealing with expert evidence. It will also prove an invaluable first point of reference for professional advisers, policy-makers, lobbyists, students and those within business and industry affected by environmental legislation.

"[...] offers a wealth of information to a very broad range of people. [...] fills a much needed gap."
Environmental Assessment


Scientific Abbreviations
Environmental Acronyms
The Lexicon of Environmental Terms
Selected EC Environmental Directives

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