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Social change and restructuring Africa

Social change and restructuring Africa

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Published by B.R. Publishing Corp. in Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa -- Social conditions,
  • Africa -- Politics and government,
  • Africa -- Economic conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors: Hans Singer, Neelambar Hatti, Rameshwar Tandon.
    SeriesNew world order series -- v. 24.
    ContributionsSinger, H. 1936-, Hatti, Neelambar, 1940-, Tandon, Rameshwar.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17634831M
    ISBN 108176465070
    ISBN 109788176465076
    OCLC/WorldCa85894228

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    Social Change: mechanisms and metaphors 3 Introduction Good social science should be able to explain how and why things change. Questions about change can be posed directly, as when we wonder whether religious observance is declining in America, or try to explain why large corporations first appeared at the end of the nineteenth century. But File Size: KB. THE-GLOBALIZED-CITY-ECONOMIC-RESTRUCTURING-AND-SOCIAL-POLARIZATION-IN-EUROPEAN-CITIES Download The-globalized-city-economic-restructuring-and-social-polarization-in-european-cities ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to THE-GLOBALIZED-CITY-ECONOMIC-RESTRUCTURING-AND-SOCIAL-POLARIZATION-IN-EUROPEAN-CITIES book .

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