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Social science perspectives on managing agricultural technology

Social science perspectives on managing agricultural technology

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Published by International Irrigation Management Institute in Colombo, Sri Lanka .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Agricultural innovations -- Congresses.,
    • Agricultural innovations -- Social aspects -- Congresses.,
    • Agricultural innovations -- Developing countries -- Congresses.,
    • Agriculture -- Research -- Congresses.,
    • Agriculture -- Research -- Social aspects -- Congresses.,
    • Agriculture -- Research -- Developing countries -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by David Groenfeldt and Joyce Lewinger Moock.
      ContributionsGroenfeldt, David., Moock, Joyce Lewinger., International Irrigation Management Institute., Rockefeller Foundation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS494.5.I5 S63 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 222 p. ;
      Number of Pages222
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2007845M
      LC Control Number90906314

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