Community Planning How to Solve Urban and Environmental Problems by Stephanie B. Kelly

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .

Written in English

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  • Environmental impact analysis,
  • Urban & municipal planning,
  • United States,
  • Problems, exercises, etc,
  • Planning,
  • Social Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Sociology,
  • Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev,
  • Architecture / Planning,
  • Land use, Urban,
  • City planning,
  • Environmental aspects

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages217
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Open LibraryOL7925382M
ISBN 100742535193
ISBN 109780742535190

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