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Working with rural communities

Orieko Chitere

Working with rural communities

participatory action research in Kenya

by Orieko Chitere

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Published by University of Nairobi Press in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rural development

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Orieko P. Chitere and Roberta Mutiso
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN793.Z9 C689 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 365 p. :
    Number of Pages365
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25305381M
    ISBN 109966846883
    ISBN 109789966846884
    LC Control Number2011342859

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