7 edition of Beyond urban bias in Africa found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-288) and index.
|Statement||Charles M. Becker, Andrew M. Hamer, Andrew R. Morrison.|
|Contributions||Hamer, Andrew Marshall., Morrison, Andrew R.|
|LC Classifications||HC800 .B42 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 294 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||294|
|ISBN 10||0435080911, 0435080938, 0852551487, 0852551479|
|LC Control Number||93032405|
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Beyond Urban Bias in Africa: Urbanization in an Era of Structural Adjustment, ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US This text focuses on whether African development has historically been weighted in favour of the urban areas. Beyond Urban Bias is likely to prove a major text on African development for many years to come.
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