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Theories of development and population

Janet L. Abu-Lughod

Theories of development and population

a reassessment and an application to the Arab world

by Janet L. Abu-Lughod

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Published by League of Arab States, Population Research Unit (PRU) in [Tunis] .
Written in English

  • Arab countries
    • Subjects:
    • Economic development -- Social aspects.,
    • Arab countries -- Population.,
    • Arab countries -- Social conditions.,
    • Arab countries -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementJanet Abu-Lughod.
      SeriesSeries on population and development studies in the Arab world ;, 4, Silsilat dirāsāt ḥawla al-sukkān wa-al-tanmiyah fī al-waṭan al-ʻArabī ;, 4.
      LC ClassificationsHB3660.A3 A28 1980z
      The Physical Object
      Pagination37 p. ;
      Number of Pages37
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2180285M
      LC Control Number88967347

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