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Fieldwork in developing countries

Fieldwork in developing countries

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Published by Lynne Rienner in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Social sciences -- Developing countries -- Statistical methods.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-222) and index.

      Statementedited by Stephen Devereux and John Hoddinott.
      ContributionsDevereux, Stephen., Hoddinott, John.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHA29 .D395 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 229 p. ;
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1714575M
      ISBN 101555873472, 1555873928
      LC Control Number92016847

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