Agrarian question and technological change in Uganda
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Published by Makerere Institute of Social Research in [Kampala] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Uganda.

Subjects:

  • Rural development -- Uganda.,
  • Land tenure -- Uganda.,
  • Agricultural innovations -- Uganda.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementeditor, E.G. Nabuguzi.
ContributionsNabuguzi, E. G., Makerere Institute of Social Research.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHN794.Z9 C62 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 368 p.;
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1392348M
LC Control Number92982067

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