Approaches to urban slums a multimedia sourcebook on adaptive and proactive strategies

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Slums -- Developing countries,
  • Urban poor -- Housing -- Developing countries

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Statement[edited by Barjor Mehta & Arish Dastur ; multimedia by Steffen Janus].
SeriesWBI learning resources series
ContributionsJanus, Steffen., Mehta, Barjor., Dastur, Arish., Cities Alliance., World Bank Institute., World Bank., United Nations Human Settlement Programme.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV4173 .A67 2008
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination2 CD-ROMs
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23653156M
ISBN 100821373544
ISBN 109780821373545
LC Control Number2008297769

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