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Southeast Asian middle classes

Southeast Asian middle classes

prospects for social change and democratisation

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Published by Penerbit Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia in Bangi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southeast Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Middle class -- Southeast Asia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesProspects for social change and democratisation
      Statementedited by Abdul Rahman Embong.
      SeriesMalaysian and international studies series, Siri kajian Malaysia dan antarabangsa.
      ContributionsAbdul Rahman Embong.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT690.A745 S68 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination302 p. ;
      Number of Pages302
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4003352M
      ISBN 109679425487
      LC Control Number2001356683

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: The Rise of Middle Classes in Southeast Asia (Kyoto Area Studies on Asia) (): Shiraishi, Takashi, Phongpaichit, Pasuk: Books. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm.

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