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Displaced the human cost of development and resettlement by Olivia Bennett

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English


  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / Human Rights,
  • Economic development projects,
  • HISTORY / Social History,
  • HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century,
  • Land settlement,
  • Forced migration,
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementOlivia Bennett and Christopher McDowell
SeriesPalgrave studies in oral history
ContributionsMcDowell, Chris
LC ClassificationsHC59.72.E44 B46 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25061180M
ISBN 109780230117853, 9780230117860
LC Control Number2011040104

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