The Economy as a System of Power
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Published by Transaction Publishers .
Written in English


  • Economics - Theory,
  • Business & Economics / Economics / General,
  • Industries,
  • Social aspects,
  • Business / Economics / Finance

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages409
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8116746M
ISBN 100878556443
ISBN 109780878556441

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