3 edition of A good life in a sane civilization found in the catalog.
A good life in a sane civilization
Sisir K. Dhar
Study on social change movement-builders of Karl Marx, Lenin and Gandhi; includes impact of globalization on society and culture.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-319).
|Statement||Sisir K. Dhar.|
|Genre||Political and social views.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||320 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||320|
|LC Control Number||2008325760|
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