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Changing consumption patterns in Malaysia a cause for concern? by P. Vijian

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Published by Education and Research Association for Consumers, Malaysia in [Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia] .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statement[research, P. Vijian, Indrani Thuraisingham].
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2007/03050 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16472086M
ISBN 109832518083
LC Control Number2007318668

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