Remaking the Welfare State
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Published by Avebury .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • City & town planning - architectural aspects,
  • Economics,
  • Social welfare & social services,
  • c 1990 to c 2000,
  • Social planning,
  • Social Policy,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Sweden,
  • City planning,
  • Environmental policy,
  • Urban policy

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsIngemar Elander (Editor), Abdul Khakee (Editor), Sune Sunesson (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages297
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8622996M
ISBN 10185972051X
ISBN 109781859720516

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