Social Justice, Social Change

  • 320 Pages
  • 2.64 MB
  • English
Pluto Pr
POLITICS & GOVERNMENT, Former Soviet Union, USSR (Europe), c 1980 to c 1990, c 1990 to c 2000, Public Policy, Politics/International Rela
ContributionsMark Jones (Editor)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11959233M
ISBN 101853050504
ISBN 139781853050503

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