Beyond industrial growth



Publisher: University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo

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  • Canada,
  • Canada.

Subjects:

  • Natural resources -- Canada,
  • Canada -- Economic conditions -- 1945-,
  • Canada -- Economic policy

Edition Notes

Lectures given at Massey College, University of Toronto, 1974-1975.

Statementedited by Abraham Rotstein ; pref. by Robertson Davies.
ContributionsRotstein, Abraham., Massey College.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC115 .B45
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 131 p. ;
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4879394M
ISBN 100802022286, 0802062865
LC Control Number76007440

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