Ethical choices in economics, society and the environment
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Published by LUISS University Press in Roma .
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-223).

SeriesHumanity -- 5
LC ClassificationsHG103 .C67 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination227 p. :
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24440438M
ISBN 10886105028X
ISBN 109788861050280
LC Control Number2010358444

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