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Agricultural Problems in Ethiopia

By: Harjinder Singh

Price: $3.26

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1987

Seller ID: 105661

ISBN: 8121200784

Condition: New


Despite its long History of self-sufficiency, Ethiopia has experienced Crop failures repeatedly during the last two decades. Famine of 1972-73 led to the Death of hundreds of thousands of Ethiopians. It has been estimated that about one-fifth of the Population of Wollo province had died from starvation. In 1984, the Country again underwent a prolonged period of drought and famine with a severity that approached that of 1972-73. It affected about one-fourth of the total population. With the continuous fall in Agricultural output in more recent years, it is likely that another human tragedy of v... View more info

Housing in the Third World: Analysis and Solutions

By: Leslie Mimartin & Harjinder Singh (Authors)

Price: $30.88

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 1992

Seller ID: 700728

ISBN: 8170222842

Condition: New


This book is to emerge from the activities of Research Committee on Housing and Built Environment of International sociological Association (ISA). The book will be of use to both students of housing and to urban policy makers in the Third World Countries. The papers in this collection fall into three brad groups. Part I provides papers which give analytical overviews of the topic while part II contains contributions which refer to contexts in which the provisions of housing may be usefully set. Part III presents papers which propose solutions to the problems of housing provision. The contribut... View more info