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Global development studies

Overseas Development Network.

Global development studies

toward curricular change

by Overseas Development Network.

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Published by Overseas Development Network in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International education -- United States,
  • Multicultural education -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAS Social Issues Resource Center Collection., Associated Students Collections.
    Statementby the Overseas Development Network.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. ;
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14558803M
    OCLC/WorldCa48959765

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