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Inequalities in housing

Open University. Patterns of Inequality Course Team.

Inequalities in housing

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Published by Open University Press in Milton Keynes .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementprepared by Chris Hamnett for the Course Team.
SeriesSocial Science, a third level course, Patterns of Inequality; Section 2: Inequality within nations; unit 11, D302; 11
ContributionsHamnett, Chris.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21643798M

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