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Culture and global change

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Culture.,
  • Social change.,
  • Economic development.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[edited by] Tracey Skelton and Tim Allen.
    ContributionsSkelton, Tracey, 1962-, Allen, Tim, 1956-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM621 .C857 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 322 p. :
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6805994M
    ISBN 100415139163, 0415139171
    LC Control Number00269169
    OCLC/WorldCa42659608


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