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Environment and our global community

Environment and our global community

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Published by International Debate Education Association in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental education -- Activity programs,
  • Environmental education -- Curricula,
  • Environmental responsibility -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Activity programs

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSusan G. Shapiro, editor.
    ContributionsShapiro, Susan, 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE77 .E58 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3406085M
    LC Control Number2005021720

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