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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Silvija Jestrovic and Yana Meerzon
SeriesStudies in international performance
LC ClassificationsPS153.M56 P47 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 266 p. :
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24408827M
ISBN 100230574564
ISBN 109780230574564
LC Control Number2009044070

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