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Resource management and agricultural development in Jamaica

Harvey S. Blustain

Resource management and agricultural development in Jamaica

lessons for participatory approach

by Harvey S. Blustain

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Published by Cornell University, Center for International Studies, Rural Development Committee in Ithaca, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Integrated Rural Development Project (Jamaica),
  • Agricultural development projects -- Jamaica.,
  • Rural development -- Jamaica.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-151).

    StatementHarvey Blustain.
    SeriesSpecial series on resource management -- RM no. 2
    ContributionsCornell University. Rural Development Committee
    The Physical Object
    Pagination151 p. :
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22098023M

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