Regional policy and regional planning in Ghana

making things happen in the territorial community by Sam C. Ofori

Publisher: Ashgate in Aldershot, Hampshire, England, Burlington, VT

Written in English
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Places:

  • Ghana,
  • Ghana.

Subjects:

  • Regional planning -- Ghana.,
  • Ghana -- Economic policy.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementSam C. Ofori.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHT395.G5 O36 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 321 p. :
Number of Pages321
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3959373M
ISBN 101856286185
LC Control Number2001097976
OCLC/WorldCa40926390

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