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Accounting for change

Accounting for change

papers from an international seminar, Toynbee Hall, October 1994

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Published by New Economics Foundation in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable development -- Congresses.,
  • Environmental impact analysis -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statementedited by Alex MacGillivray.
    ContributionsMacGillivray, Alex., New Economics Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination89p. ;
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22439227M
    ISBN 101899407022
    OCLC/WorldCa34283749

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