Advertising and social conscience
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Advertising and social conscience exploiting products, not people by Williams, David

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Published by Foundation for Business Responsibilities in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Advertising -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] David Williams.
SeriesDiscussion papers - Foundation for Business Responsibilities
LC ClassificationsHF5813.G7 W54
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p. ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4955620M
LC Control Number76383932

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