2 edition of Metropolitan environmental ethics found in the catalog.
Metropolitan environmental ethics
James W. Sheppard
Written in English
|Statement||by James W. Sheppard.|
|Series||[Ph. D. theses / State University of New York at Binghamton -- no. 2187], Ph. D. theses (State University of New York at Binghamton) -- no. 2187.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxxv, 220 leaves ;|
|Number of Pages||220|
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