2 edition of political sociology of public aid to industry found in the catalog.
political sociology of public aid to industry
Canada. Royal Commission on the Economic Union and Development Prospects for Canada and the Canadian Government.
|Statement||André Blais, with Claude Desranleau and Yves Vanier.|
|Series||The Collected research studies / Royal Commission on the Economic Union and Development Prospects for Canada ; 45|
|Contributions||Desranleau, Claude., Vanier, Yves., Canada. Royal Commission on the Economic Union and Development Prospects for Canada.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||173 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||173|
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