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Governing our cities

Kalpana Sharma

Governing our cities

will people power work?.

by Kalpana Sharma

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Published by Panos Institute in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsPanos Institute.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii,44 p. :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18874542M

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