|Statement||edited by Peter J. Hill and Roger E. Meiners.|
|Series||Political economy forum|
|Contributions||Hill, Peter Jensen., Meiners, Roger E.|
|LC Classifications||K3585.4 .W5 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 353 p. :|
|Number of Pages||353|
|ISBN 10||0847690814, 0847690822|
|LC Control Number||98019797|
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