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Published by Bazaar Chintan, IDE India in New Delhi .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Agriculture and state -- India,
  • Rural poor -- India

Book details:

About the Edition

With reference to India.

Edition Notes

Other titlesRural poverty reduction
StatementN.C. Saxena.
SeriesWorking paper series on agriculture and the poor -- no. 12
ContributionsBazaar Chintan (Organization : New Delhi, India), International Development Enterprises (India)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD2073 (H9)+
The Physical Object
Pagination29 p. :
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22517188M
LC Control Number2008330571

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