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Urban policy in Britain the city, the state and the market by Rob Atkinson

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.


  • Urban policy -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Urban renewal -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 20th century.,
  • Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 276-301) and index.

StatementRob Atkinson and Graham Moon.
ContributionsMoon, Graham, 1956-
LC ClassificationsHT133 .A95 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 306 p. ;
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1417560M
ISBN 100312106270
LC Control Number93027202

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