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Local politics and national development

Jonathan Shedd Barker

Local politics and national development

the case of a rural district in the Saloum region of Senegal.

by Jonathan Shedd Barker

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Published by University of California in Berkeley .
Written in English


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Thesis-Ph.D., University of California, 1967.

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Open LibraryOL20991742M

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