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International perspectives on regional development and regional organization

International perspectives on regional development and regional organization

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Published by School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University in Bloomington, Ind .
Written in English

  • Regional planning -- Congresses.

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    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementsponsored by the School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University, U.S.A., Rijksuniversiteit Leiden, the Netherlands, Erasmus-Universiteit Rotterdam, the Netherlands ; edited by John L. Mikesell.
    ContributionsMikesell, John L., Indiana University, Bloomington. School of Public and Environmental Affairs., Rijksuniversiteit te Leiden., Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam.
    LC ClassificationsHT391 .I5144 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 353 p. :
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1049435M
    LC Control Number93622414

    This book, therefore, does not try to be a seed catalogue of international organizations, copying in dull detail every charter, meeting, or diplomatic delegation, for such a work would obscure the true objective of the study of international law and organization by mistaking events for movement, by emphasizing items rather than composition.

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