Includes bibliographical references (p. 67-68).
|Contributions||United Nations Research Institute for Social Development.|
|LC Classifications||HV589 .M66 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||102 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||102|
|LC Control Number||99459031|
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