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Agriculture and community change in the U.S.

Agriculture and community change in the U.S.

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture and state -- United States -- Longitudinal studies.,
    • Agricultural innovations -- United States -- Longitudinal studies.,
    • United States -- Rural conditions -- Longitudinal studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by Louis E. Swanson.
      SeriesRural studies series, Rural studies series of the Rural Sociological Society.
      ContributionsSwanson, Louis E.
      LC ClassificationsHN59.2 .A37 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 355 p. :
      Number of Pages355
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2395540M
      ISBN 100813374529
      LC Control Number87025245

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