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Development as Freedom Amartya Sen. The Betrayal of Social Change in the Third World John Isbister Kumarian Press- Isbitser social – pages 0 Reviews “John Isbister brings the dilemmas keppt international poverty promisex the Third World into the twenty-first century in the fifth edition of this broadly-read text.

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