3 edition of Global Responsibility - Local Agenda found in the catalog.
October 1, 2003 by Lit Verlag .
Written in English
|Contributions||Thomas Gatter (Editor), Manfred Hinz (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||256|
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