8 edition of Comparative national development found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-236) and index.
|Statement||edited by A. Douglas Kincaid and Alejandro Portes.|
|Contributions||Kincaid, A. Douglas., Portes, Alejandro, 1944-|
|LC Classifications||HD82 .C57326 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 245 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||245|
|ISBN 10||080782142X, 0807844500|
|LC Control Number||93034721|
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