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Basic Data Needed for Study of Urbanization

Basic Data Needed for Study of Urbanization

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ContributionsSidney Goldstein (Editor), David Sly (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages100
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Open LibraryOL11138137M
ISBN 10068593697X
ISBN 109780685936979

According to Population Education, social and environmental issues center around population growth. Teaching population education ties real world learning to the subjects of ecology, human geography, economics, public health, history and civics.


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