Rural-urban balance

policy and practice in ten African countries by T. J. D. Fair

Publisher: Africa Institute of South Africa in Pretoria

Written in English
Published: Pages: 56 Downloads: 785
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Subjects:

  • Rural development -- Africa,
  • Urban policy -- Africa,
  • Urbanization -- Africa
  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementT.J.D Fair.
    SeriesCommunications of the Africa Institute -- no. 52
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN780Z9 C654 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination56 p. :
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21100267M
    ISBN 100798301066, 0798300949

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