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crisis in the social sciences

Ikenna Nzimiro

crisis in the social sciences

the Nigerian situation

by Ikenna Nzimiro

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Published by Zim Pan African Publishers in Oguta, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences and state -- Nigeria.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIkenna Nzimiro.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH53.N6 N95 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination89 p. ;
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17439341M
    ISBN 109782150037

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