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Law of environmental justice

Law of environmental justice

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Published by American Bar Association in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental law -- United States,
  • Environmental justice -- United States,
  • Race discrimination -- Law and legislation -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementMichael B. Gerrard, Sheila R. Foster, editors.
    ContributionsGerrard, Michael., Foster, Sheila R., 1963-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF3775 .L387 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16524773M
    LC Control Number2008008208


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