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Published by University of Alberta Press in Edmonton .
Written in English


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  • Humanities -- Research -- Canada -- Congresses,
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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Baha Abu-Laban and Brendan Gail Rule.
ContributionsAbu-Laban, Baha., Rule, Brendan Gail, 1937-
The Physical Object
Pagination8804 xvii, 293 p. :
Number of Pages8804
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23758710M
ISBN 100888641346

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