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Published by Ajanta Publications, Distributor, Ajanta Books International in Delhi .
Written in English



  • India


  • Green Revolution -- Social aspects -- India -- Congresses.,
  • India -- Rural conditions -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementeditors, M.L. Sharma, T.M. Dak.
ContributionsSharma, Madan Lal, 1930-, Dak, T. M., 1936-, World Congress of Sociology (11th : 1986 : New Delhi, India)
LC ClassificationsHD2072 .G67 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 373 p. ;
Number of Pages373
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1832033M
ISBN 108120202252
LC Control Number89903928

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