Understanding Poverty
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Understanding Poverty by Peter Alcock

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English


  • Central government policies,
  • Poverty,
  • Social classes,
  • Business/Economics

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10550981M
ISBN 100333567595
ISBN 109780333567593

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