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Published by Pakistan Futurisitics Founation & Institute in Islamabad .
Written in English


  • Islam -- Social aspects

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-235).

Other titlesIntegrated human development
Statementby Ikram Azam.
LC ClassificationsBP173.25 .I37 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination235 p. ;
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24113406M
LC Control Number2005309435

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