2 edition of Facing the modern world found in the catalog.
Facing the modern world
International Conference on the Training of Senior Civil Servants (8th 1984 Helsinki, Finland)
|Other titles||Face au monde moderne.|
|Statement||International Conference on the Training of Senior Civil Servants, Helsinki, 17.-21.9. 1984 = Face au monde moderne : rapport final / Congrès international des responsables de la formation des fonctionnaires supèrieurs, Helsinki, 17.-21.9. 1984.|
|LC Classifications||JF1601 .I56 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||122 p. :|
|Number of Pages||122|
|LC Control Number||85199542|
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