by UP Center for Integrative and Development Studies in cooperation with the University of the Philippines Press in Diliman, Quezon City .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. 62-65).
|Statement||Lita J. Domingo, Belen T. Medina, Ma. Fe A. Domingo.|
|Series||State of the nation reports ;, no. 11|
|Contributions||Medina, Belen T. G., Domingo, Ma. Fe A., University of the Philippines. Center for Integrative and Development Studies.|
|LC Classifications||HQ1064.P5 D66 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||69 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||69|
|LC Control Number||96946280|
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