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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cities and towns -- United States,
  • Urbanization -- United States,
  • Urban economics -- United States,
  • Sociology, Urban -- United States,
  • City and town life -- United States,
  • Urban policy -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementedited by Robert P. Inman.
ContributionsInman, Robert P.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHT123 .M285 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17075995M
ISBN 109780691131047, 9780691131054
LC Control Number2008036268

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