Includes bibliographical references (p. -243) and index.
|Series||Cornell studies in political economy|
|LC Classifications||HD87 .W45 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 260 p. :|
|Number of Pages||260|
|ISBN 10||0801435471, 0801485436|
|LC Control Number||97048666|
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