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Water ethics

Peter G. Brown

Water ethics

foundational readings for students and professionals

by Peter G. Brown

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Published by Island Press in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply -- Management -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Water quality management -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Water resources development -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Water rights

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPeter G. Brown and Jeremy J. Schmidt.
    ContributionsSchmidt, Jeremy J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD345 .B815 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23861389M
    ISBN 101597265640, 1597265659
    ISBN 109781597265645, 9781597265652
    LC Control Number2009040579


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