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The Environment Encyclopedia and Directory 2005

© 2004 – Routledge

640 pages

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Hardback: 9781857432244
pub: 2005-03-31

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Examining environmental issues throughout the world, this reference title contains thorough definitions and explanations of terms relating to the environment. The volume includes detailed maps, an extensive bibliography and a Who's Who section, making this an essential one-stop reference work for anyone interested in environmental issues.

Features of this title include:

* An updated A-Z section of key terms and issues surrounding the environment

* An essay on the environment by a leading expert in environmental affairs

* A comprehensive directory section organized alphabetically by country, listing main governmental and non-governmental organizations, both national and international

* A series of maps showing environmental features both regionally and world-wide

* An extensive bibliography of relevant periodicals

* A comprehensive who's who section of the leading personalities actively involved with environmental affairs.


'This encyclopedia and directory provides an easy-to-use printed reference source covering a wide variety of environmental affairs that are brought together conveniently in one volume.' - Science and Technology

'I have no doubt that administrators, authors and researchers will find this volume useful.' - Environmental Education

'A fine reference.' - Reference and Research Book News

'Many institutions will find this volume a useful companion.' - Royal Institute of International Affairs

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
REFERENCE / Encyclopedias
SCIENCE / Environmental Science