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Water and population dynamics : case studies and policy implications

Water and population dynamics : case studies and policy implications

reoprt of a workshop : October, 1996, Montreal, Canada

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Published by American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Population -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.,
  • Water-supply -- Management -- Congresses.,
  • Overpopulation -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by, Alex de Sherbinin and Victoria Dompka with Lars Bromley ; foreword by Malin Falkenmark.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsDompka, Victoria, 1954-, De Sherbinin, Alex., Bromley, Lars., American Association for the Advancement of Science., World Conservation Congress (1996 : Montreal, Quebec)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 321 p. :
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15551500M

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