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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sociology, Urban,
  • Urbanization,
  • Social justice,
  • Land use, Urban

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDavid Harvey.
SeriesGeographies of justice and social transformation
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHT151 .H34 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23614558M
ISBN 109780820334035
LC Control Number2009027110

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