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Published by Sage Publications in Beverly Hills .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Urban policy -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

StatementDale Rogers Marshall, editor.
SeriesSage yearbooks in politics and public policy ; v. 7
ContributionsMarshall, Dale Rogers.
LC ClassificationsHT167 .U753
The Physical Object
Pagination283 p. :
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4415293M
ISBN 100803913672, 0803913680
LC Control Number79019162

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