New Guinea on the Threshold : Aspects of Social, Political, and Economic Development. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: FISK, E.K. (ed.)

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FISK, E.K. (ed.). New Guinea on the Threshold : Aspects of Social, Political, and Economic Development. (Pittsburgh) : University of Pttsburgh Press, (1968). First American Edition. Pp (4),[v]-xii,(10),3-290,(2),+ 8 pp plates. Maps. Index. 8vo, reddish-brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Foreword, by Sir John Crawford. I. The Setting. 1. The historical background (by F.J. West). II. The Economy. 2. The economic structure (by E.K. Fisk). 3. An assessment of natural resources (by H.C. Brookfield). Appendix : The sources of data on natural resources. 4. Trade prospects for the rural sector (by R.T. Shand). 5. The demographic situation (by Norman McArthur). III. Social Problems. 6. Education and its problems (by O.H.K. Spate). 7. Language and literacy (by S.A. Wurm). 8. Social change and social movement(by Paula Brown). 9. Women in transitional society (by Marie Reay). IV. Political Problems. 10. The growth of territory administration (by R.S. Parker).Appendix : Government employment in Papua and New Guinea at 30 June 1965. 11. The expatriate community (by D.G. Bettison). 12. The advance to responsible government (by R.S. Parker). Very good in dustjacket. 20.00

Title: New Guinea on the Threshold : Aspects of Social, Political, and Economic Development. First American Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: FISK, E.K. (ed.)

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Publisher: University of Pttsburgh Press, Pittsburgh, 1968,:

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