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Some problems of society and environment.

H. J. Fleure

Some problems of society and environment.

by H. J. Fleure

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Published by G. Philip in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human geography.,
  • Human beings -- Effect of environment on.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesInstitute of British Geographers. Publication no. 12
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 37 p. ;
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20050164M

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Society and the Environment examines today's environmental controversies within a socio-organizational context. After outlining the contours of 'pragmatic environmentalism', Carolan considers the pressures that exist where ecology and society collide, such as population growth and its associated increased demands for food and by: 5.

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The history and geography of the relationship between environment and society. Environmental sociology assumes “that humans are part of the environment and that the environment and society can only be fully understood in relation to each other” (McCarthy & King,p.

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