by Finland Futures Research Centre, Turku School of Economics and Business Administration in Turku .
Written in English
|Statement||edited by Gilbert Ogutu, Pentti Malaska, Johanna Kojola.|
|Contributions||Ogutu, Gilbert E. M., Malaska, Pentti., Kojola, Johanna., World Conference on Futures Studies (14th : 1995 : Nairobi, Kenya)|
|LC Classifications||HC79.P6 F88 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||182 p. :|
|Number of Pages||182|
|LC Control Number||97204800|
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