4 edition of Management of Urban Development and Environmental Change found in the catalog.
Management of Urban Development and Environmental Change
October 30, 2007
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||288|
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The year of marked a special moment. More than half of the world population now lives in cities globally. In China, rapid urbanization has taken place since the economic reform in Managing urban complexity.
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