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Developing the Environment: Problems and Management


By: CJ Barrow

313 pages, B/w photos, tabs, maps

Addison Wesley Longman (Pearson Education)

Paperback | Dec 1995 | #41712 | ISBN: 0582087007
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An interdisciplinary study of present and future environmental problems.


Preface Acknowledgements 1. Development and environment. 2. Structure, function and management of the environment. 3. The state of the earth: environmental crisis; ecocatastrophe; environmental catastrophe? 4. Stable environment? Sustainable development? 5. Atmospheric changes due to natural and human causes. 6. Desertification and soil degradation. 7. The degradation and loss of vegetation. 8. Environmental problems associated with agriculture. 9. Problems with river development. 10. Urbanisation, waste and pollution problems. 11. The greening of development. 12. Future prospects.

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