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Confronting development

James Tyler Kent

Confronting development

assessing Mexico"s economic and social policy challenges

by James Tyler Kent

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, CA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Kevin J. Middlebrook and Eduardo Zepeda.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxi, 616 p. :
Number of Pages616
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22527109M
ISBN 100804747202

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