Differential social impacts of rural resource development
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Published by Westview Press in Boulder .
Written in English


  • Rural development.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies ad index.

Statementeditor, Pamela D. Elkind-Savatsky ; associate editor, Judith D. Kaufman.
SeriesSocial impact assessment series ;, no. 13
ContributionsElkind-Savatsky, Pamela D., Kaufman, Judith D.
LC ClassificationsHN49.C6 D54 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 293 p. :
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2742479M
ISBN 100813300770
LC Control Number86051103

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