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The bureaucratization of drought conditions

The bureaucratization of drought conditions

a critique of drought policies

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Published by Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad, India .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Droughts -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby A.R. Vasavi.
      SeriesWorking paper ;, W.P. no. 1204, Working paper (Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad) ;, W.P. no. 1204.
      ContributionsIndian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 95/60524 (Q)
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Pagination16 leaves
      Number of Pages16
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL953370M
      LC Control Number95910969

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