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Neighborhood futures citizen rights and local control by George W. Liebmann

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Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick .
Written in English


  • Neighborhood government.,
  • Citizens" associations.,
  • Local government.,
  • Political participation.

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Edition Notes

StatementGeorge W. Liebmann ; with a new introduction by the author.
LC ClassificationsJS211 .L54 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 189 p. ;
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3690350M
ISBN 100765805707
LC Control Number2003059591

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