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New opportunities for U.S. universities in development assistance

agriculture, natural resources, and environment.

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Published by Congress of the U.S., Office of Technology Assessment, For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs. in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Agency for International Development.,
  • Educational assistance, American -- Developing countries.,
  • Technical assistance, American -- Developing countries.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesNew opportunities for US universities in development assistance.
    SeriesBackground paper, Background paper (United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment)
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 99 p. :
    Number of Pages99
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17661653M
    ISBN 10016035305X

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