Global restructuring, local responses

by Doreen B. Massey

Publisher: Graduate School of Geography, Clark University in Worcester, Mass

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Edition Notes

Statementby Doreen Massey.
SeriesWallace W. Atwood lecture series ;, no. 4
LC ClassificationsHC256.6 .M355 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p. ;
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2067700M
ISBN 100914206303
LC Control Number88071668

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