Defining rural sustainability
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Defining rural sustainability fifteen criteria for sustainable developments in the countryside together with three model policies for local plans by

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Published by The Land is Ours in Oxford .
Written in English

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Statementa report produced by the Rural Planning Group of The Land Is Ours.
ContributionsLand is Ours (Organization). Rural Planning Group.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages37
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18111680M

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