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Urban regions in a global context

Urban regions in a global context

directions for the greater Toronto area : proceedings of a conference, University of Toronto, October 18-20, 1995

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Published by Centre for Urban and Community Studies and Program in Planning, University of Toronto in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ontario,
  • Toronto Metropolitan Area,
  • Toronto, Agglomération de
    • Subjects:
    • City planning -- Ontario -- Toronto Metropolitan Area -- Congresses.,
    • Cities and towns -- Ontario -- Toronto Metropolitan Area -- Congresses.,
    • Metropolitan areas -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.,
    • Urban economics -- Cross-cultural studies.,
    • Urbanisme -- Ontario -- Toronto, Agglomération de -- Congrès.,
    • Villes -- Ontario -- Toronto, Agglomération de -- Congrès.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Judith Kjellberg Bell and Steven Webber.
      GenreCongresses., Cross-cultural studies, Cross-cultural studies.
      SeriesMajor report,, 34, Major report (University of Toronto. Centre for Urban and Community Studies) ;, 34.
      ContributionsBell, Judith Kjellberg., Webber, Steven, 1958-, University of Toronto. Centre for Urban and Community Studies., University of Toronto. Program in Planning.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT169.C32 T486 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination163 p. :
      Number of Pages163
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6894614M
      ISBN 100772714053
      LC Control Number00693371
      OCLC/WorldCa35934690

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