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Agricultural Research and the Rural Poor

Stephen Biggs

Agricultural Research and the Rural Poor

A Review of Social Science Analysis

by Stephen Biggs

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Published by Intl Development Research .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture (Specific Aspects),
  • Agriculture & Farming,
  • Social research & statistics,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Evaluation (Social Sciences)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8213194M
    ISBN 100889365733
    ISBN 109780889365735

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