ERIC Number: EJ349787
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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90 Years of Rural Development Programs.
Rasmussen, Wayne D.
Rural Development Perspectives, v2 n1 p2-9 Oct 1985
Discusses history of United States government programs to ameliorate rural living and economic conditions. Contrasts early successful efforts to improve physical characteristics--road, electricity--with recent lack of success in dealing with intractable problems--unemployment, persistent poverty. Chart of rural development actions outlines rural characteristics, major legislation, and goals from 1893-1982. (LFL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive
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