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Bottlenecks to national identity

PWPA Eastern African Regional Conference (3rd 1988 Mombasa, Kenya)

Bottlenecks to national identity

ethnic co-operation towards nation building : proceedings of the 3rd PWPA Eastern African Regional Conference held in Mombasa, Kenya, Sept. 15-18, 1988

by PWPA Eastern African Regional Conference (3rd 1988 Mombasa, Kenya)

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Published by Professors World Peace Academy of Kenya in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Nationalism -- Africa -- Congresses.,
    • Ethnicity -- Africa -- Congresses.,
    • Language policy -- Africa -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Jude J. Ongong"a and Kenneth R. Gray.
      ContributionsOngong"a, Jude J., Gray, Kenneth R., 1946-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMLCM 93/02038 (D)
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 141 p. :
      Number of Pages141
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1848041M
      ISBN 109966835245
      LC Control Number89980892
      OCLC/WorldCa21392935

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