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introduction to welfare geography

David Marshall Smith

introduction to welfare geography

by David Marshall Smith

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Published by Dept. of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Welfare economics.,
    • Social justice.,
    • Social indicators -- United States.,
    • Social indicators -- South Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 123-129.

      Statement[by] David M. Smith.
      SeriesEnvironmental studies., Dept. of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. Occasional paper no. 11
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB99.3 .S64
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 129 p.
      Number of Pages129
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5108229M
      ISBN 100854942076
      LC Control Number74180660

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