International assessment of agricultural knowledge, science and technology for development (IAASTD) global report

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Published by Island Press in Washington, D.C .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Agriculture -- International cooperation.,
  • Sustainable development.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Other titlesGlobal report
Statementedited by Beverly D. McIntyre ... [et al.].
ContributionsMcIntyre, Beverly D.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD1428 .I544 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22679147M
ISBN 109781597265386, 9781597265393
LC Control Number2008046043

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