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Rural Development
By Robert Chambers

Rural Development

Putting the Last First

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Rural Development by Robert Chambers

Book Description

Rural poverty is often unseen or misperceived by outsiders. Dr Chambers contends that researchers, scientists, administrators and fieldworkers rarely appreciate the richness and validity of rural people's knowledge or the hidden nature of rural poverty. This is a challenging book for all concerned with rural development, as practitioners, academics, students or researchers.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780582644434
ISBN-10: 0582644437
Classification: Geography , Development studies
Format: Paperback (216mm x 138mm x 13mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Prentice-Hall
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 21-Nov-1983
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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