Importance of population phenomena in regional and national development strategies
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Published by Population Studies & Research Institute, University of Nairobi in Nairobi .
Written in English



  • Developing countries


  • Developing countries -- Population policy.,
  • Developing countries -- Economic policy.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Roushdi A. Henin.
LC ClassificationsHB884 .H46 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination30 leaves ;
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2706622M
LC Control Number85980193

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