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Prasad Modak and Asit K. Biswas

United Nations University Press

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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Modak, Prasad.
Conducting environmental impact assessment in developing countries / Prasad Modak and Asit K. Biswas.
p. cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9280809652 (paper)
1. Environmental impact analysis-Developing countries.
I. Biswas, Asit K. II. Title.
TD194.68.D44 C66 1999
333.7'14'091724-dc21

99-6139
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