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Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Urban communities,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Latin America - Central America,
  • Poverty,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Social Science / Sociology / Urban,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Latin America,
  • Urban poor,
  • Urban violence

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsKees Koonings (Editor), Dirk Kruijt (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9557999M
ISBN 101842777319
ISBN 109781842777312

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