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Sustainability: A Comprehensive Foundation

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Sustainability: A Comprehensive Foundation
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Publisher: Connexions
Number of pages: 643

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With this book, first and second-year college students are introduced to this expanding new field, comprehensively exploring the essential concepts from every branch of knowledge -- including engineering and the applied arts, natural and social sciences, and the humanities.

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