4 edition of Power in the village found in the catalog.
Power in the village
International Conference on Agrarian Reform and Rural Development (2000 Tagaytay, Philippines)
by Project Development Institute and the University of the Philippines Press in Quezon City
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Horacio R. Morales, Jr. ... [et al.], editors.|
|Contributions||Morales, Horacio., Project Development Institute., University of the Philippines Press.|
|LC Classifications||HN49.C6 I564 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 437 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||437|
|LC Control Number||2001360535|
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