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Studies in inequality and social justice

Studies in inequality and social justice

essays in honor of Ved Prakash Vatuk

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Published by Archana Publications in Meerut, India .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Equality,
  • Social justice,
  • Equality -- India,
  • Social justice -- India

  • About the Edition

    With partial reference to India; contributed articles.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Kira Hall.
    ContributionsVatuk, Ved Prakash., Hall, Kira, 1962-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM821+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxlvi, 449 p. :
    Number of Pages449
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23209007M
    ISBN 109788188555338
    LC Control Number2009341759

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