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Published by Oxfam GB, Humanities Press International [distributor] in Oxford, UK, Atlantic Highlands, NJ .
Written in English


  • Peace.,
  • Non-governmental organizations.,
  • Conflict management.,
  • Humanitarian assistance.,
  • Mediation, International.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Deborah Eade.
SeriesAn Oxfam working paper
ContributionsEade, Deborah.
The Physical Object
Pagination146 p. ;
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18130896M
ISBN 100855983957

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