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Transforming Asian cities

Nihal Perera

Transforming Asian cities

intellectual impasse, Asianizing space, and emerging trans-localities

by Nihal Perera

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Published by Routledge in Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns,
  • Urban Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Nihal Perera and Wing Shing Tang
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT147.A2 T73 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25290448M
    ISBN 109780415507387, 9780415507394
    LC Control Number2012013911

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