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Social science literature on developing countries

Ole Norgaard

Social science literature on developing countries

an annotated guide to information sources

by Ole Norgaard

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Published by Centre for Development Research, available from Mellemfolkeligt Samvirke in Copenhagen .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Social science literature -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Developing countries -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Ole Norgaard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC59.7 .N675
      The Physical Object
      Pagination150 p. ;
      Number of Pages150
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3911301M
      ISBN 108787446146
      LC Control Number81474481

      Al-Suqri, MN , Contextual factors influencing information seeking behavior of social scientists: A review of the literature. in Information Access and Library User Needs in Developing Countries. IGI Global, pp. Author: Mohammed Nasser Al-Suqri. (). First Things First: Meeting Basic Human Needs in Developing Countries. Journal of Economic Issues: Vol. 17, No. 3, pp.


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