Global futures

shaping globalization

Publisher: Zed Books, Publisher: Distributed in the USA by St. Martin"s Press in London, New York, New York, N.Y

Written in English
Published: Pages: 250 Downloads: 37
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Subjects:

  • Social prediction,
  • Economic forecasting,
  • Progress

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index

Statementedited by Jan Nederveen Pieterse
ContributionsNederveen Pieterse, Jan
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHM901 .G58 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 250 p. :
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16990298M
ISBN 101856498018, 1856498026
LC Control Number99054579

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