role of computing in developing countries by Julian Bogod

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  • Electronic data processing -- Developing countries.

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StatementJulian Bogod.
SeriesBritish Computer Society lecture series ; no. 2
LC ClassificationsQA76 .B57
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Pagination32 p. ;
Number of Pages32
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Open LibraryOL4197325M
ISBN 100901865265
LC Control Number80476194

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L LEARNING OBJECTIVES 1 Describe the extent of world income inequality. 2 Explain some of the main challenges facing developing countries.

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