Poverty, unemployment, and development policy

a case study of selected issues with reference to Kerala

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StatementCentre for Development Studies, Trivandrum.
ContributionsCentre for Development Studies (Trivandrum, India)
LC ClassificationsMLCM 93/06315 (H)
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 235 p. :
Number of Pages235
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Open LibraryOL1494932M
LC Control Number93169708

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