Contesting Global Governance Multilateral Economic Institutions and Global Social Movements (Cambridge Studies in International Relations) by Robert O"Brien

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Subjects:

  • International economics,
  • International relations,
  • Social aspects,
  • International trade,
  • General,
  • World Bank,
  • Political Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political aspects,
  • International trade agencies,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Political Science-International Relations - General,
  • Social Science / General,
  • World Trade Organization,
  • International Monetary Fund

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Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7753011M
ISBN 100521773156
ISBN 109780521773157

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