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The role of rural employment in supporting village communities

Bruce G. Acton

The role of rural employment in supporting village communities

with particular reference to West Oxfordshire.

by Bruce G. Acton

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Published by Oxford Polytechnic, School of Planning in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Employment -- England.,
  • Rural development -- England.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWorking paper / Oxford Polytechnic. School of Planning -- no. 122
    ContributionsOxford Polytechnic. School of Planning.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination75p. ;
    Number of Pages75
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19849373M
    ISBN 100863420885
    OCLC/WorldCa25596643

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