Some factors associated with the effectiveness of leaders in community development
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Some factors associated with the effectiveness of leaders in community development by Leodrey Williams

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Published by Unemployment and Underemployment Institute, Southern University and A & M College in Baton Rouge, LA .
Written in English


  • Community leadership.,
  • Community development.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Leodrey Williams.
SeriesStaff papers series ;, no. 112-76
LC ClassificationsHM141 .W517
The Physical Object
Pagination11 p. ;
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4694247M
LC Control Number77620628

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