2 edition of The role of geosciences in development found in the catalog.
The role of geosciences in development
|Contributions||United Nations University., Tōkyō Chigaku Kyōkai.|
|LC Classifications||QE1 .R55 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 168 p. :|
|Number of Pages||168|
|LC Control Number||85460154|
Council for Geoscience. The Council for Geoscience (CGS) is one of the National Science Councils of South Africa and is the legal successor of the Geological Survey of South Africa, which was formed in by the amalgamation of three former surveys, the oldest of which - the Geological Commission of the Cape of Good Hope - was founded in This was an important step in further promoting knowledge of geology as a science and in recognizing the value of widely disseminating such knowledge. By the s, chemistry was starting to play a pivotal role in the theoretical foundation of geology and two opposite theories with committed followers emerged.
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