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political economy of forest resource use

case studies of social forestry in Bangladesh

by Niaz Ahmad Khan

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Published by Ashgate Pub. in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, VT .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bangladesh,
  • South Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Social forestry programs -- Bangladesh -- Case studies,
    • Forests and forestry -- Economic aspects -- Bangladesh -- Case studies,
    • Social forestry programs -- South Asia,
    • Forests and forestry -- Economic aspects -- South Asia

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-347).

      StatementNiaz Ahmed Khan.
      SeriesStudies in green research
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSD387.P74 K48 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 353 p. :
      Number of Pages353
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL393925M
      ISBN 101840145730
      LC Control Number98071400

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