Economy and society in the transformation of the world
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Published by United Nations University in association with St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Developing countries

Subjects:

  • International economic relations -- Congresses.,
  • Technology -- Social aspects -- Developing countries -- Congresses.,
  • Developing countries -- Congresses.,
  • Developing countries -- Social conditions -- Congresses.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and indexes.

Statementedited by Mike Gonzalez, Salustiano del Campo Urbano, Roberto Mesa.
ContributionsGonzalez, Mike., Campo Urbano, Salustiano del., Mesa, Roberto.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC59.7 .E3195 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 206 p. ;
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2866640M
ISBN 100312236824
LC Control Number84040080

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