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Community-building in the Pacific region

Community-building in the Pacific region

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Published by Asiatic Research Center, Korea University in Seoul, Korea .
Written in English

  • Pacific Area
    • Subjects:
    • Community development -- Pacific Area -- Congresses.,
    • Pacific Area -- Economic conditions -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSung-joo Han, editor.
      SeriesARC foreign policy studies ;, no. 2
      ContributionsHan, Sŭng-ju., Koryŏ Taehakkyo. Asea Munje Yŏnʼguso., Pacific Community Workshop (1981 : Seoul, Korea)
      LC ClassificationsHC681 .C64 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 431 p. ;
      Number of Pages431
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3075470M
      LC Control Number82174817

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