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THE ROLE OF UNESCO BIOSPHERE RESERVES IN GOVERNANCE FOR SUSTAINABILITY: CASES FROM CANADA A Thesis Submitted to the Committee on Graduate Studies in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy in the Faculty of Arts

@inproceedings{Pollock2009THERO,
  title={THE ROLE OF UNESCO BIOSPHERE RESERVES IN GOVERNANCE FOR SUSTAINABILITY: CASES FROM CANADA A Thesis Submitted to the Committee on Graduate Studies in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy in the Faculty of Arts},
  author={R. M. Pollock},
  year={2009}
}
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