Education and rural development in the highlands of Papua New Guinea
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Published by University of Papua New Guinea in Port Moresby .
Written in English



  • Papua New Guinea.


  • Education, Rural -- Papua New Guinea.,
  • Rural conditions.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Statementedited by J. P. Powell and Michael Wilson.
ContributionsPowell, John P., Wilson, Michael, 1940-.
LC ClassificationsLC5148.P25 E38
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 250 p. :
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4292443M
ISBN 100858100304
LC Control Number78320069

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