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Environmental politics in Canada managing the commons into the twenty-first century by Judith McKenzie

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Published by Oxford University Press in Don Mills, Ont .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Canada.,
  • Canada

Subjects:

  • Environmental policy -- Canada.,
  • Environmental management -- Canada.,
  • Natural resources, Communal -- Canada -- Management.,
  • Natural resources -- Canada.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJudith I. McKenzie.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGE190 .C2 M45 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 325 p. :
Number of Pages325
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3579634M
ISBN 100195415086
LC Control Number2002265651
OCLC/WorldCa47786594

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