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Published by Practical Action .
Written in English


  • Environmental science,
  • Sociology,
  • Political aspects,
  • Social Science,
  • Urban policy,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Developing Countries,
  • Social Science / Sociology / Urban,
  • International cooperation,
  • Case studies,
  • Poverty

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsSue Jones (Editor), Nici Nelson (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8979479M
ISBN 101853395706
ISBN 109781853395703

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