3 edition of Creating new opportunity for rural America found in the catalog.
|Other titles||Rural development|
|Statement||U .S. Department of Agriculture|
|Series||PA -- 1624, Program aid (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 1624|
|Contributions||United States. Dept. of Agriculture|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 folded sheet (8 p.) :|
This study examines the critical state of rural life in America, its causes and possible cure. First reviewing existing research and theories on the subject, Wilkinson identifies characteristic rural conditions that block community development and the enhancement of economic, social, and educational opportunities for rural people.
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