Population and social change in an Indian village quarter century of development in Managadu [i.e. Mangadu] Village, Tamil Nadu by Aiyappan, A.

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  • Mangadu


  • Rural development -- India -- Mangadu -- Longitudinal studies

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StatementA. Aiyappan, K. Mahadevan.
ContributionsMahadevan, K., 1940-
LC ClassificationsHN690.M3916 A35 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 290 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2167169M
ISBN 108170990734
LC Control Number88904373

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