by Ward Lock Educational in association with the Open University Press in London .
Written in English
|Statement||edited by Peter Raggatt and Merrill Evans.|
|Series||Urban education -- 3|
|Contributions||Evans, Merrill., Raggatt, Peter C. M., Open University. Education and the Urban Environment Course Team.|
|LC Classifications||LB7 .O684 no.3|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 382 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||382|
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