State of the World 2006: Special Focus: China and India (State of the World) download epub
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The State of the World (SoW) is a series of books published annually since 1984 by the Worldwatch Institute. The series attempts to identify the planet's most significant environmental challenges.
The State of the World (SoW) is a series of books published annually since 1984 by the Worldwatch Institute. As of 2014 Worldwatch has published over the past five years: SoW 2010: Transforming Cultures: From Consumerism to Sustainability. SoW 2011: Innovations that Nourish the Planet, SoW 2012: Moving Toward Sustainable Prosperity, SoW 2013: Is Sustainability Still Possible?, and.
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Category: Politics & Social Sciences
Subcategory: Politics & Government
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (January 17, 2006)
Pages: 272 pages