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Challenges of our time

Educational Research Council of America. Social Science Staff.

Challenges of our time

choices and decisions : economics and society

by Educational Research Council of America. Social Science Staff.

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Economics -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Economics.,
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- Economic conditions.

    • About the Edition

      Examines basic theories and principles of economics, traces the history of the American economy, and discusses the social problems presented by economic growth.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Other titlesChoices and decisions.
      Statementprepared by the social science staff of the Educational Research Council of America.
      SeriesConcepts and inquiry, the Educational Research Council Social Science Program, Concepts and understanding.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC103.5 .E38 1977
      The Physical Object
      Pagination170 p. :
      Number of Pages170
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4887725M
      LC Control Number76018501

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