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Population, environment and resource sustainability in Thailand

Population, environment and resource sustainability in Thailand

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Published by Institute of Population Studies, Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thailand.
    • Subjects:
    • Thailand -- Population.,
    • Economic development -- Environmental aspects -- Thailand.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 48-50).

      StatementKua Wongboonsin ... [et al.].
      SeriesIPS publication ;, no. 209/93, ʻĒkkasān sathāban ;, no. 93/209.
      ContributionsKư̄a Wongbunsin., Sathāban Prachākō̜nsāt.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB3644.55.A3 P69 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination50 p. ;
      Number of Pages50
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1065415M
      ISBN 109745833363
      LC Control Number93917013
      OCLC/WorldCa30032792

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