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Urban management in Brazil

Richard Batley

Urban management in Brazil

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Published by University of Birmingham Institute of Local Government Studies in Birmingham .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRichard Batley. Pt.1, Common characteristics.
SeriesThe institutional framework of urban government -- no.2
ContributionsDevelopment Administration Group.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18424245M


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