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Published by Palgrave in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Social change,
  • Globalization,
  • Nationalism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-240) and index

Statementedited by Paul Kennedy and Catherine J. Danks
ContributionsKennedy, Paul T., 1941-, Danks, Catherine J., 1956-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHM836 .G58 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 256 p. ;
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17026570M
ISBN 100333929632
LC Control Number2001016404

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