|Other titles||Analyzing and modeling global development.|
|Statement||edited by Leonid Grinin, Victor C. de Munck and Andrey Korotayev.|
|Contributions||Grinin, L. E., De Munck, Victor C., Korotaev, A. V., Rossiĭskiĭ gosudarstvennyĭ gumanitarnyĭ universitet.|
|LC Classifications||D16.13 .H57 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||183 p. :|
|Number of Pages||183|
|LC Control Number||2008479044|
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