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Public knowledge and environmental politics in Japan and the United States

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental policy -- Japan -- Citizen participation -- Case studies.,
    • Environmental policy -- United States -- Citizen participation -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-220).

      StatementJohn C. Pierce ... [et al.].
      SeriesWestview special studies in public policy and public systems management
      ContributionsPierce, John C., 1943-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC465.E5 P83 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 229 p. ;
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2200896M
      ISBN 100813376629
      LC Control Number89022528

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