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Perspectives on contemporary youth by United Nations University.

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Published by United Nations University in Tokyo .
Written in English


  • Youth -- Developing countries -- Social conditions.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Janusz Kuczynski ... [et al].
ContributionsKuczynski, Janusz.
LC ClassificationsHQ792.2 .P47 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 268 p.
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20122312M
ISBN 109280806432

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