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Global problems

the search for equity, peace, and sustainability

by Scott Sernau

  • 55 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Pearson/Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social problems,
  • Globalization -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementScott Sernau.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN18.3 .S47 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3429732M
    ISBN 100205343929
    LC Control Number2005054602


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