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Published by Finland Futures Research Centre, Turku School of Economics and Business Administration in Turku .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Gilbert Ogutu, Pentti Malaska, Johanna Kojola.
ContributionsOgutu, Gilbert E. M., Malaska, Pentti., Kojola, Johanna., World Conference on Futures Studies (14th : 1995 : Nairobi, Kenya)
LC ClassificationsHC79.P6 F88 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p. :
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL298204M
ISBN 109517387474
LC Control Number97204800

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