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6 edition of Urban Development found in the catalog.

Urban Development

Theory, Fact, and Illusion

by J. Vernon Henderson

  • 31 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development economics,
  • Development studies,
  • Economic geography,
  • Population & demography,
  • Urban communities,
  • Urban Planning,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Developing countries,
  • General,
  • Urban & Regional,
  • Business & Economics / Urban & Regional,
  • Business & Economics : Urban & Regional,
  • Political Science / City Planning & Urban Development,
  • Social Science : Sociology - Urban

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9346295M
    ISBN 100195069021
    ISBN 109780195069020

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