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Published by Wiley in Chichester [West Sussex], New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.

Subjects:

  • Social sciences -- Research -- Developing countries.,
  • Social surveys -- Developing countries.,
  • Developing countries -- Census.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and indexes.

Statementedited by Martin Bulmer and Donald P. Warwick.
SeriesSocial development in the Third World
ContributionsBulmer, Martin., Warwick, Donald P.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsH62 .S6738 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 383 p. :
Number of Pages383
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3165030M
ISBN 100471103527
LC Control Number83006970

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