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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Asia,
  • Asia.

Subjects:

  • Quality of life -- Asia.,
  • Rural development -- Asia.,
  • Infrastructure (Economics) -- Asia.,
  • Asia -- Rural conditions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDavid E. Bloom, Patricia H. Craig, Pia N. Malaney.
Series[A Study of rural Asia ;, v. 4]
ContributionsCraig, Patricia H., Malaney, Pia N.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHN652.7 .B56 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 310 p. :
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3942463M
ISBN 100195924541, 0195924533
LC Control Number2001021924

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