Review from ROAPE Volume 9 Number 23
Rural Development in Tropical Africa (Heyer/Roberts/Williams)


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Rural Development in Tropical Africa by Judith Heyer, Pepe Roberts, Gavin Williams
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Vol.9 No.23 (Spring 1982), pp112-115
The incompatibility of interests of rural producers and public agencies forms the unifying theme of the articles in this book. Its objective is to analyse contradictions in the theory and practice of rural development (here defined as ‘planned change by public agencies based outside the rural areas’ ).