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Fractured Cities

Social Exclusion, Urban Violence and Contested Spaces in Latin America

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban communities,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Latin America - Central America,
  • Poverty,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Social Science / Sociology / Urban,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Latin America,
  • Urban poor,
  • Urban violence

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKees Koonings (Editor), Dirk Kruijt (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8927834M
    ISBN 101842777300
    ISBN 109781842777305

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