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Re-presenting the city

ethnicity, capital and culture in the twenty-first century metropolis

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Published by Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Urban.,
  • City planning.,
  • Urban renewal.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesRepresenting the city
    Statementedited by Anthony D. King.
    ContributionsKing, Anthony D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT151 .R349 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 282 p. :
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17465398M
    ISBN 100333601920, 0333601912

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