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Women and the planned environment

Women and the Planned Environment (Conference) (1982 Polytechnic of Central London)

Women and the planned environment

proceedingsof conference held at Polytechnic of Central London, School of Environment Planning Unit, November 1982.

by Women and the Planned Environment (Conference) (1982 Polytechnic of Central London)

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Published by [Polytechnic of Central London, Planning Unit] in [London] .
Written in English


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ContributionsPolytechnic of Central London. Planning Unit.
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