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Organizing for neighbourhood development

Alan C. Twelvetrees

Organizing for neighbourhood development

a comparative study of community development corporations and citizen power organizations

by Alan C. Twelvetrees

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Published by Avebury in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • Los Angeles Metropolitan Area
    • Subjects:
    • Community development -- California -- Los Angeles Metropolitan Area -- Case studies.,
    • Community development corporations -- California -- Los Angeles Metropolitan Area -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 200-203.

      StatementAlan Twelvetrees.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN90.C6 T87 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 203 p. ;
      Number of Pages203
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2209728M
      ISBN 100566056704
      LC Control Number89032179

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