3 edition of Making the alternative sustainable found in the catalog.
Making the alternative sustainable
Emanuel Jehuda De Kadt
by Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex in Brighton, England
Written in English
|Statement||by Emanuel de Kadt.|
|Series||Discussion paper,, 272, Discussion Paper (University of Sussex. Institute of Development Studies) ;, 272.|
|LC Classifications||MLCS 93/09778 (H)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||i leaf, 39 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||39|
|LC Control Number||90169642|
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