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Greening the ivory tower

improving the environmental track record of universities, colleges and other institutions

by Sarah Hammond Creighton

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental management -- United States,
    • Universities and colleges -- Environmental aspects -- United States,
    • Green movement -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [321]-327) and index.

      StatementSarah Hammond Creighton.
      SeriesUrban and industrial environments
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGE310 .C74 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 337 p. :
      Number of Pages337
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL692203M
      ISBN 100262531518
      LC Control Number97039382

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