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ERIC Number: EJ452022
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0279-5957
Cooperative Organization as Part of an Emerging Paradigm: Self-Development.
Gray, Thomas W.; Mahoney, Rosemary
Rural Sociologist, v12 n3 p69-84 Jul 1991
Describes cooperatives as a new socioeconomic strategy for rural economic development. Cooperatives involve local control, local ownership, and empowerment through organization. Categorizes and gives examples of cooperatives in agriculture, retail grocery, credit, crafts, and health. Suggests some reasons why cooperatives tend to be ignored in domestic development literature. (KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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