Social capital, local capacity building, and poverty reduction
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Published by Office of Environment and Social Development, Asian Development Bank in Manila, Philippines .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Southeast Asia,
  • Asia, Southeastern.

Subjects:

  • Infrastructure (Economics) -- Asia, Southeastern.,
  • Sustainable development -- Asia, Southeastern.,
  • Southeast Asia -- Economic policy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementThomas F. Carroll.
SeriesSocial development papers ;, no. 3
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC441.Z9 C37 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 141, 35 p. ;
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4005572M
ISBN 109715613411, 9715612741
LC Control Number2001360566

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