Rural labor and rural non-agricultural activities in the Phiippines
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Rural labor and rural non-agricultural activities in the Phiippines by Sanchez, Ma. Teresa C.

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Published by Philippine Institute for Development Studies in Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines .
Written in English



  • Philippines.,
  • Philippines


  • Agricultural laborers -- Philippines.,
  • Agricultural laborers -- Philippines -- Statistics.

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Edition Notes

StatementMa. Teresa C. Sanchez.
SeriesDiscussion paper series ;, no. 94-11, Discussion paper series (Philippine Institute for Development Studies) ;, no. 94-11.
ContributionsPhilippine Institute for Development Studies.
LC ClassificationsHD1537.P5 S26 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various foliations) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL149287M
LC Control Number99911158

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