Global warming

Miller, Saul
November 2005
British Journal of General Practice;Nov2005, Vol. 55 Issue 520, p898
Academic Journal
This article reflects on changes brought about by global warming to the environment. It describes climatic changes due to global warming. It offers information on the similarity between global warming and postmodernism. It presents the effects of global warming on the public sector.


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