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|Statement||Richard Antoun and Iliya Harik, editors.|
|Series||International Development Research Center. Studies in development, no. 5, Studies in development (Bloomington), no. 5.|
|Contributions||Antoun, Richard T., ed., Harik, Iliya F., ed.|
|LC Classifications||DS57 .R87|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 498 p.|
|Number of Pages||498|
|LC Control Number||77180485|
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