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The urbanization of injustice

The urbanization of injustice

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Published by Lawrence & Wishart in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Urban.,
  • Cities and towns.,
  • Urbanization.,
  • Social justice.,
  • Land use, Urban.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Andy Merrifield & Erik Swyngedouw.
    ContributionsMerrifield, Andy., Swyngedouw, Erik.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 245p. :
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22377155M
    ISBN 100853158428

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