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Africa and the environment

Joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Economic Policy, Trade, and Environment, and Africa of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, ... Congress, first session, November 9, 1993

by United States

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Published by For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7371323M
ISBN 100160441056
ISBN 109780160441059

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This book provides a new inter-disciplinary look at the practice and policies of conservation in Africa. Bringing together social scientists, anthropologists and historians with biologists for the first time, the book sheds some light on the previously neglected but critically important social aspects of 5/5(1). “Caring for our environment is an integral part of spirituality. Therefore, let us invoke God not only in our closed meditation rooms but also try and see the divinity in every aspect of our environment.”.

Mar 03,  · I would recommend a book by Kingsley Chiedu Monghalu: Emerging Africa A rare and timely intervention from Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, on development in Africa. To many, Africa is the new frontier. As t. Apr 20,  · Elizabeth DeLoughrey is an Associate Professor in the English Department at UCLA. With George Handley and Renee Gosson, she is the co-editor of Caribbean Literature and the Environment: Between Nature and Culture (U Virginia ) and with Cara Cilano, she has edited a special issue of thejournal Isle on postcolonial ecocriticism ().


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