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Taking the long view the ISER report 2003/4 by University of Essex. Institute for Social and Economic Research.

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Published by Institute for Social and Economic Research in Colchester .
Written in English


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Other titlesThe ISER report.
StatementISER.
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Pagination16p. ;
Number of Pages16
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Open LibraryOL22147696M

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