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Urban sociology in Canada

Peter McGahan

Urban sociology in Canada

by Peter McGahan

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Published by Butterworth in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Urban -- Canada.,
  • Urbanization -- Canada.,
  • Cities and towns -- Canada -- Growth.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter McGahan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT127
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 334 p. :
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21387815M
    ISBN 100409847585

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