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Methods for assessing the impacts of natural resource management research

Methods for assessing the impacts of natural resource management research

a summary of the proceedings of the ICRISAT-NCAP/ICAR International Workshop, ICRISAT, Patancheru, India, 6-7 December 2002

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Published by ICRISAT in Patancheru .
Written in English


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Statementeditors, Bekele Shiferaw and H. Ade. Freeman.
The Physical Object
Pagination131 p.
Number of Pages131
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Open LibraryOL23204051M
LC Control Number2009341928

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