Development, social citizenship, and human rights

rethinking the political core of an emancipatory project in Africa by M. Neocosmos

Publisher: International Centre for Ethnic Studies in Colombo

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 54-61).

Statementaddress by Michael Neocosmos.
SeriesICES occasional paper series
ContributionsInternational Centre for Ethnic Studies.
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p. ;
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21096124M
LC Control Number2007340295

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