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Preparing for the Urban Future

Global Pressures and Local Forces (Woodrow Wilson Center Press)

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Published by Woodrow Wilson Center Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human geography,
  • Urban communities,
  • Social Science,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Government & Business,
  • Business & Economics / Government & Business

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMichael A. Cohen (Editor), Blair A. Ruble (Editor), Joseph S. Tulchin (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8446246M
    ISBN 10094387579X
    ISBN 109780943875798

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