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Political economy of Nigeria

Political economy of Nigeria

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Published by Longman in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Nigeria -- Economic conditions -- 1970-,
    • Nigeria -- Economic policy.,
    • Nigeria -- Politics and government -- 1979-1983.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      Statementedited by Claude Ake.
      ContributionsAke, Claude.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC1055 .P6388 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 207 p. ;
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3019938M
      ISBN 100582644488
      LC Control Number85000062


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