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Social development issues in sector wide approaches

Andrew Norton

Social development issues in sector wide approaches

by Andrew Norton

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Published by Department for International Development, Social Development Division in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAndrew Norton, Bella Bird.
SeriesSocial Development Division working paper -- no.1, Issues
ContributionsBird, Bella., Great Britain. Department for International Development. Social Development Division.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 23 p. ;
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16346187M
ISBN 101861920423

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