by Graduate Field of City and Regional Planning, Cornell University in Ithaca .
Written in English
|Series||Cornell dissertations in planning, Cornell dissertations in planning|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 288 p. :|
|Number of Pages||288|
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