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Some economic problems of disarmament

Carter, Charles

Some economic problems of disarmament

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Published by Friends Peace Committee in London .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Carter.
LC ClassificationsMLCS 84/00572 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p. ; 19 cm.
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2920456M
LC Control Number84153627

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They are facing enormous economic problems and look to the U.S.A. for help. There are internal tensions and conflicts in Russia, the largest and the most powerful state of the commonwealth. So there is no armament race now. Disarmament .

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The Economic Problem The economic problem emerges because our desire for goods and services to consume is greater than our ability to produce those goods and services. The demand for goods and services arises from human wants.

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The demilitarization of Germany and Japan, for example, was one of the Author: Philip Towle. Disarmament can occur only within the context of new political and economic relationships.

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