3 edition of Climate Change Adaptation and Human Capabilities found in the catalog.
Source title: Climate Change Adaptation and Human Capabilities: Justice and Ethics in Research and Policy
|LC Classifications||Nov 12, 2014|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 52 p. :|
|Number of Pages||59|
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