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UWS academics to deliver key findings of new book at CCA event

The key findings of a new book by Allan Dumbreck and Professor Gayle McPherson of University of the West of Scotland (UWS) will be debated at an event at the Centre for Contemporary Arts (CCA) in Glasgow on Friday 12 February 2016, 5:30-7:30pm.


West of Scotland and China: Seeking a solution for China's polluted lands

Wednesday, 24 February 2016 5:30 PM - Wednesday, 24 February 2016 7:30 PM

WEST OF SCOTLAND AND CHINA: SEEKING A SOLUTION FOR CHINA’S POLLUTED LANDS by Professor Andrew Hursthouse, Wednesday 24 February 2016, 5.30-7.30pm, UWS Paisley Campus (Coats Building)

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