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Community Development Research

Concepts, Issues, and Strategies

by Edward J. Blakeley

  • 249 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Human Sciences Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Community development,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Research,
  • Social sciences,
  • City planning,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8110346M
    ISBN 100877053340
    ISBN 109780877053347
    OCLC/WorldCa4498070


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