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Urban poverty in Bangladesh

Shahadat Hossain

Urban poverty in Bangladesh

slum communities, migration and social integrations

by Shahadat Hossain

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Published by I.B. Tauris in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Urban Sociology,
  • Poverty

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-239) and index.

    StatementShahadat Hossain
    SeriesLibrary of development studies -- 3, Library of development studies (London, England) -- 3.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV4140.6.A5 H67 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 252 p. :
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24865750M
    ISBN 101848854706
    ISBN 109781848854703
    LC Control Number2011411170
    OCLC/WorldCa689010192


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