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Academic disciplines and border studies

Academic disciplines and border studies

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Published by University of Lagos Press in Lagos .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Borderlands -- Research -- Africa -- Congresses,
  • Africa -- Boundaries -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by R.T. Akinyele.
    GenreCongresses
    ContributionsAkinyele, R. T., Centre for African Regional Integration and Border Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT4 .A25 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 207 p. :
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23692304M
    ISBN 10978074066X
    ISBN 109789780740665
    LC Control Number2009451481

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