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Published by typescript in [s.l.] .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Thesis (Ph.D.) - University of Warwick, 1999.

Statementby Yu-Jen Wu.
ContributionsWarwick Business School.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 379p.
Number of Pages379
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18518742M

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