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Sustainability And Change In Rural Australia

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Published by UNSW Press .
Written in English


  • Rural planning,
  • Sustainability,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Rural development,
  • History - General History,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology - Rural,
  • Sociology,
  • Australia,
  • Rural population,
  • Australia & New Zealand - Australia,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Human Geography

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsChris Cocklin (Editor), Jacqui Dibden (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8331645M
ISBN 100868406317
ISBN 109780868406312

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