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Asia"s new little dragons the dynamic emergence of Indonesia, Thailand, and Malaysia by Steven Schlossstein

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Published by Contemporary Books in Chicago .
Written in English



  • Indonesia,
  • Thailand,
  • Malaysia


  • Indonesia -- Economic conditions -- 1945-,
  • Indonesia -- Economic policy.,
  • Indonesia -- Politics and government -- 1966-1998.,
  • Thailand -- Economic conditions.,
  • Thailand -- Economic policy.,
  • Thailand -- Politics and government.,
  • Malaysia -- Economic conditions.,
  • Malaysia -- Economic policy.,
  • Malaysia -- Politics and government.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-360) and index.

StatementSteven Schlossstein.
LC ClassificationsHC447 .S367 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 370 p. :
Number of Pages370
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2026706M
ISBN 100809240386
LC Control Number91002661

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