Islam, peaceful social change to the future by Ikram Azam

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Published by Pakistan Futurisitics Founation & Institute in Islamabad .

Written in English

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  • Islam -- Social aspects

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-235).

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Other titlesIntegrated human development
Statementby Ikram Azam.
LC ClassificationsBP173.25+
The Physical Object
Pagination235 p. ;
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24101961M
LC Control Number2005309435

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