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Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • General,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • Political Science,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • 1991-,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Economic policy,
  • Globalization,
  • South Africa,
  • Politics/International Relations

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsGyorgy Szell (Editor), Dasrath Chetty (Editor), Alain Chouraqui (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages357
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11396656M
ISBN 100820454206
ISBN 109780820454207

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