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Main Title World resources, 1998-99 : a guide to the global environment : environmental change and human health /
Publisher Oxford University Press,
Year Published 1998
OCLC Number 39332338
ISBN 0195214072; 9780195214079; 0195214080; 9780195214086
Subjects Natural resources--Health aspects. ; Environmental health. ; Environmental degradation--Health aspects. ; Human beings--Effect of environment on. ; Ressources naturelles. ; Gestion des ressources naturelles. ; Climat--Changements.
Internet Access
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Full text: http://documents.worldbank.org/record?docid=000009265_3981013134822
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EKBM REF GE300.E289 1998 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 03/07/2019 DISPERSAL
Collation x, 369 pages : illustrations, tables, graphs, maps ; 27 cm
Notes
Subtitle from cover. Includes indexes. Biennial publication of the World Resources Institute.
Contents Notes
pt. I Environmental change and human health : Linking environment and health -- Changing environments, changing health -- Improving health through environmental action -- Guest commentaries : Roberto Bertollini ; Clyde Hertzman ; Michael Dorsey ; Devra Lee Davis ; K.J. Nath ; Carolyn Stephens -- Regional profiles : Damming the Senegal River ; China's health and environment -- Appendix : Environmental risks to human health : new indicators -- pt. II Global environmental trends : Critical trends : Population and human well-being ; Feeding the world ; Production and consumption ; The global commons ; Resources at risk ; Regions at a glance -- pt. III Data tables : Economic indicators -- Population and human development -- Health -- Urban data -- Food and agriculture -- Forests and land cover -- Fresh water -- Oceans and fisheries -- Biodiversity -- Energy and materials -- Atmosphere and climate.