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Livelihood risks and coping strategies a case study in the agrarian village of Cherumad, Kerala by K. N. Nair

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Published by Centre for Development Studies in Thiruvananthapuram .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- India -- Cherumad -- Case studies,
  • Agriculture and state -- India -- Cherumad -- Case studies,
  • Cherumad (India) -- Economic conditions -- Case studies,
  • Cherumad (India) -- Social conditions -- Case studies

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 60-62).

StatementK. N. Nair, Antonyto Paul, Vineetha Menon.
GenreCase studies.
SeriesWorking paper series -- 394
ContributionsPaul, Antonyto., Menon, Vineetha., Centre for Development Studies (Trivandrum, India)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD2075.A-ZC (H9)+
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22659929M
LC Control Number2008331726

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