Survey of selected Latin American social science research centres
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Published by Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean, York University and Ontario Cooperative Program in Latin America and Caribbean Studies in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Information services -- Latin America,
  • Social science research -- Latin America

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementprepared by Liisa L. North.
ContributionsOntario Cooperative Program in Latin American and Caribbean Studies., York University (Toronto, Ont.). Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean.
LC ClassificationsH62.5.L3 N67 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination70 p. ; 28 cm.
Number of Pages70
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18794311M

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