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Post-communist countries in the globalizing world

Post-communist countries in the globalizing world

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Published by St. Petersburg State University Press in St. Petersburg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Former Soviet republics,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Post-communism -- Europe -- Congresses.,
    • Globalization -- Congresses.,
    • Former Soviet republics -- Politics and government -- Congresses.,
    • Former Soviet republics -- Foreign relations -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesPost-kommunisticheskie strany v globalizui͡u︡shchemsi͡a︡ mire
      Statementedited by Konstantin Khudoley.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsKhudoleĭ, K. K., Sankt-Peterburgskiĭ gosudarstvennyĭ universitet. Fakulʹtet mezhdunarodnykh otnosheniĭ.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK293 .P668 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination200 p. ;
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3375858M
      ISBN 105288033927
      LC Control Number2004466982

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