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Prospects of American capitalism

B.J Field

Prospects of American capitalism

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Published by Organization Publishing in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby B.J. Field.
SeriesProblems of the American revolution -- no.1
The Physical Object
Pagination32p. ;
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20270721M

In their article in this issue, sociologist R.A. Dello Buono and author Ximena de la Barra discuss these regional-integration efforts, most notably the recently founded Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC). Clearly, the prospects for confronting the crisis of global capitalism must involve a deepening of these efforts.


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