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Global village or global pillage

economic reconstruction from the bottom up

by Jeremy Brecher

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Published by South End Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic history -- 1990-,
  • Income distribution.,
  • Distributive justice.,
  • Economic policy.,
  • International economic relations.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-219) and index.

    Statementby Jeremy Brecher and Tim Costello.
    ContributionsCostello, Tim.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC59.15 .B74 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 237 p. ;
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL362057M
    ISBN 100896085929, 0896085910
    LC Control Number98022232

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