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Poverty in the midst of plenty

Ian Livingstone

Poverty in the midst of plenty

problems of creating incomes and employment in Botswana

by Ian Livingstone

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Published by School of Development Studies, University of East Anglia in Norwich, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botswana -- Economic conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 53-54.

    StatementI. Livingstone, R.K. Srivastava.
    SeriesOccasional paper / Development Studies -- no. 4., Occasional paper (University of East Anglia. School of Development Studies) -- no. 4.
    ContributionsSrivastava, Ramesh Kumar.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination54 p., [1] folded leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16510759M

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