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Street environmentalism

Susanna MyllylaМ€

Street environmentalism

civic associations and environmental practices in the urban governance of Tjird World megacities

by Susanna MyllylaМ€

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Published by Tampere University Press in Finland .
Written in English

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StatementSusanna Myllylä.
The Physical Object
Pagination301p. ;
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19126814M
ISBN 10951445040X

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