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Published by Soft Skull Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Globalization,
  • International relations,
  • International - Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Current Affairs,
  • Practical Politics,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Process - General,
  • Current Affairs & Politics,
  • American,
  • International

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsEddie Yuen (Editor), Daniel Burton Rose (Editor), George Katsiaficas (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8707612M
ISBN 101887128662
ISBN 109781887128667

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