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Some implications in inequality.

Some implications in inequality.

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Published by Study Project on Christianity in Apartheid Society in Johannesburg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Equality -- South Africa.,
    • South Africa -- Social conditions -- 1961-,
    • South Africa -- Economic conditions -- 1961-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementGeneral editor: Peter Randall.
      SeriesSpro-Cas. Occasional publication no. 4
      ContributionsRandall, Peter, 1935- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN800.S6 S64
      The Physical Object
      Pagination65 p.
      Number of Pages65
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5202785M
      LC Control Number75027452

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