1 edition of Socially responsible & sustainable found in the catalog.
Socially responsible & sustainable
Evelyn S. Wong
Includes bibliographical references.
|Other titles||Socially responsible and sustainable|
|Statement||edited by Evelyn S. Wong|
|LC Classifications||HD60.5.S56 S63 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||222 p. :|
|Number of Pages||222|
|LC Control Number||2010440567|
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