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Climate change policy

facts, issues and analyses

by C. J. Jepma

  • 222 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York, NY, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climatic changes.,
  • Climatic changes -- Decision making.,
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCatrinus J. Jepma, Mohan Munasinghe.
    ContributionsMunasinghe, Mohan, 1945-, Netherlands., Stockholm Environment Institute., Beijer International Institute of Ecological Economics.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC981.8.C5 J47 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 331 p. :
    Number of Pages331
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL662088M
    ISBN 10052159314X, 0521596882
    LC Control Number97007559

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