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Development As Social Transformation Reflections on the Global Problematique by United Nations University.

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Published by United Nations .
Written in English


  • Development studies,
  • Social Sciences,
  • General,
  • Development Studies (Social Sciences),
  • Sociology

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Number of Pages291
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Open LibraryOL12906388M
ISBN 109280804839
ISBN 109789280804836

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