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International Perspectives on Environment, Development, and Health

Toward a Sustainable World

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Published by Springer Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development economics,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Environmental Economics,
  • Reference,
  • Health aspects,
  • Health Care Delivery,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Public Health,
  • Economic development,
  • Developing countries,
  • Environmental health

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGurinder S., Ph.D. Shahi (Editor), Barry S. Levy (Editor), Tord Kjellstrom (Editor), Al, Ph.D. Binger (Editor), Robert Lawrence (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages729
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8166102M
    ISBN 100826191908
    ISBN 109780826191908

    Environment, Development, and Sustainability perspectives and cases from around the world Edited by Gordon Wilson, Pam Furniss, and Richard Kimbowa. A The Open University Publication. A holistic, integrated resource, providing an introduction to sustainable development that is ideal for any student, regardless of background. International perspectives on early child development. This review identifies general principles that can guide wealthy and developing countries in improving their children’s developmental outcomes during the early years of life and through critical transitions such as entry to school. Analytic and strategic review paper pdf, kb.   The argument here instead leads to the conception that an adequate approach to sustainable development requires combining insights from various critical approaches and perspectives. Keywords sustainable development, poverty, environment, Cited by:


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