International Journal of
Sociology and Anthropology

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Sociol. Anthropol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-988X
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJSA
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 311


Critical notes on environmental justice and sustainable development

Amodu Akeem Adekunle
  • Amodu Akeem Adekunle
  • Department of Politics and International Relations, Lead City University, Ibadan, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 06 June 2017
  •  Accepted: 11 July 2017
  •  Published: 31 May 2018


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