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Rural poverty, public policy, and social change

Haris Gazdar

Rural poverty, public policy, and social change

some findings from surveys of six villages : report of results of visit to WIDER project at Santiniketan, West Bengal, between 14 December 1990 and 4 February 1991

by Haris Gazdar

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Published by World Institute for Development Economics Research of the United Nations University in Helsinki, Finland .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West Bengal (India),
  • India,
  • West Bengal
    • Subjects:
    • Rural poor -- India -- West Bengal -- Case studies.,
    • West Bengal (India) -- Social conditions -- Case studies.,
    • West Bengal (India) -- Social policy -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHaris Gazdar.
      SeriesWIDER working papers,, WP 98
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC437.W44 G39 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination44, [20] p. ;
      Number of Pages44
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1475985M
      LC Control Number93140669

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