Economy and Culture in Pakistan
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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Emigration & Immigration,
  • General,
  • Contemporary Economic Situations And Conditions,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Acculturation,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Emigration and immigration,
  • Immigrants,
  • Migration, Internal,
  • Pakistan,
  • Business/Economics

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsHastings Donnan (Editor), Pnina Werbner (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10384895M
ISBN 100312048912
ISBN 109780312048914

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