Environmental Pasts/Environmental Futures in Post-Socialist Europe

  title={Environmental Pasts/Environmental Futures in Post-Socialist Europe},
  author={Petr Pavl{\'i}nek and John Pickles},
  journal={Environmental Politics},
  pages={237 - 265}
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